Board of Directors

                                                                     Officers

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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!”

Retired Assistant Professor – Center for Community Research and Service University of Delaware

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William Murray- Vice Chairman

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

Retired Eastside Principle and Children’s Advocate

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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.”

Belchim Crop Protection – Regional Manager

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Dionna Sargent-Secretary 

Experienced housing and community development professional.” 

Cinnaire CDFI

                                                       Board Members

Jason is the Director of the Master of Public Administration program at Delaware State University. Nearly five years ago, he got to work alongside the East Side’s Blueprint Community. Today, he is excited to have the opportunity to serve the East Side again with the Central Baptist CDC.

H.G Haskell III is the Owner of Haskell’s Farm.

Owner Huck’s Brothers Construction Company

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 Members of the Central Baptist Community Development Corporation.

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Colliers International – Vice President

Rick 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.

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Singer Eastside resident, Co-Chair of East Side Blueprint

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Retired Eastside Resident

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Home Owner Eastside Resident

As 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.

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