High Hope Community Development Corporation (HHCDC) is a multi-faceted community development and social services agency providing opportunities to transform lives in the local community of Roswell, GA and the greater Atlanta area. In addition, High Hope assists other organizations that do not currently have a 501(c)(3) status in launching their non-profit projects or programs. High Hope is committed to improving the quality of lives in the community through assisting in the provision of food, transitional housing to people in need and leading community action projects for the good of the youth and community.
Prior to his current position at Kaiser Permanente, Dr. Aladesanmi was Assistant Professor of Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta from 2006 to 2011 and was the personal physician to the former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo.
Richard Jones received his Political Science Degree from Moorehouse College, his JD from George Washington University Law School and an MBA from Harvard University. He presently serves as the leading attorney for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. In addition, he serves on non-profit boards in Atlanta giving aide to the marginalized.
Pastor and founder of Revival Fire Ministries in south Atlanta. In addition to this, he serves the schools of south Atlanta by working with a non-profit organization who weekly instills strong ethics and values in young students of our public schools. He also serves as chaplain who is involved in ministering to the prison inmates in Georgia.
Sherri Baiamonte has been a resident of Roswell since 2005 when she relocated from the New Orleans area. She has been married to her husband Daniel for 25 years and has two adult children, Christian and Raegen Baiamonte. Sherri has been a Human Resource professional for over 15 years and, while in Louisiana, worked for the local government entity and was responsible for administering 7 grants (federal, state and local) totaling over $3M annually which greatly benefited the at-risk residents of that municipality.
Mirek Hufton is the Senior Pastor of World Harvest Church located in Roswell, GA. For 25 years, this non-denominational multi-cultural church has had a heart to help the local community and reach out in global missions. Raised as the son of missionaries in Southern Africa, Pastor Mirek has a passion to share the love of Christ with every generation and every sector of society.
Carla Renshaw is a Strategic Alliance Manager for technology companies in the Greater Atlanta area. She graduated from Oral Roberts University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Information Systems. Before college she moved all over the world as an Air Force brat. She has a heart for helping the hurting – who need to know that they matter. She is a consistent volunteer in StreetReach Atlanta.