Serving marginalized communities has been a thread throughout our lives and a cornerstone in each of our careers. Our team brings TRUST, TRANSLATION AND TRUTH to every situation we encounter. CEO and Founder, Susan Hairston, has led grant-making operations for multi-billion dollar foundations, programmed millions of dollars during times of crises and held elected office. Chief Strategy Officer, Deanne Chevannes, has designed digital strategies and lead global trainings for corporations, foundations and nonprofits. Chief Compliance & Risk Management Officer, Susan Chase Esq., has represented clients in the most gnarly of legal entanglements, negotiated deals and lead policy initiatives. Chief Financial Officer, Ray Wilburn, CPA, MBA has lead accounting and audit functions, advised for profit and non profit entities in addition to running his own businesses. Chief Development Officer, Brooke Tippens, an accomplished CFRE has successfully managed the logistics of more than 100 fundraisers and events, procured over 50 million dollars in federal grants and contracts for Northern New Jersey and New York City including: HUD, Juvenile Justice, Education, Health and Human Services, and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Together we are the SHC Group. Our team understands complex communities, have worked in elite space and has a well documented reputation of excellence. Find out how our experience can bring you timely results.
Passionate, dedicated and smart leaders are key and the stakes are high for your constituents—that’s why when it comes to client selection, we are choosy. We want to give each engagement the time and guidance you deserve.