Board of Directors


Raheemah Jabbar-Bey's Photo

Raheemah Jabbar-Bey – Board Chair

“Nationally recognized expert in Community-Based Economic Development and Community Leadership Development with 30 plus years of experience and proven results!”

William Murray's Photo_5.28.2017

William Murray- Vice Chairman

“Retired elementary school principal and nationally recognized Distinguished Principal. Central Baptist Church member and serves on the Diaconate Board.”

Troy Dean's Photo

Troy Dean- Treasurer

“Treasurer for the Central Baptist Church CDC focusing on expanding fresh fruit and vegetable offerings through Urban Acres Initiative in Wilmington Delaware’s most vulnerable inner city communities.”

Dionna J. Sargent's Headshot

Dionna Sargent-Secretary

Experienced housing and community development professional.” 

                                                       Board Members

Richard F. Hucks, a highly respected and admired Mechanical Engineer who is currently the co-owner of Hucks Brothers Mechanical Contracting Company, with his brother Calvin Hucks. He is the past President of the Deacon Board of the Central Baptist Church and one of the founding Board Directors of the Central Baptist Community Development Corporation.

Lucretia Weddington's Photo - 2As a longtime member of the Eastside of Wilmington, Delaware I am willing to serve in any capacity that will aid in bringing about a change in our community.

Rick Kingery Photo_12.19.2016Rick Kingery is a Vice President of Real Estate Brokerage at Colliers International (NASDAQ: CIGI). For nearly a decade he has been a highly active member of the business community of the City of Wilmington.

Matthew Williams' Photo_5.30.2017

10+ Years Special Education Teacher/ Youth Programmer, 3 years Urban Blight Redeveloper employing verdure landscape designs.