board

The ABC board of directors are responsible for top level decisions.

Anibel Sauls

Board President

Anibel Sauls has been working in the financial services industry, specifically in the hedge fund administration space, for over 10 years. She is currently a Vice President of Information Delivery at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services where she ensures data integrity, confidentiality and availability for one of the largest hedge funds in the world. She is a diversity and inclusion champion and leads programming for the Northeast Region Women in Leadership BRC at Northern Trust. Anibel is a graduate of Manhattanville College with a dual Bachelors in Economics and International Studies and earned her Masters in Information Systems from Northwestern University.

Akil Davis

Treasurer

Akil Davis is a Financial Advisor in Omaha, Nebraska. He has been married for 13 years and has 3 beautiful children. In his free time, you may catch him hanging out with his family and friends and enjoying Nebraska sports and Chicago Bear football games.

Michael Eaton

Michael has served as a non-profit executive leader and advancement professional since 1992. The organizations in Michael’s tenure have ranged from college and university student leadership development to inner-city youth education to NYC art enrichment programming. Michael joined Cooke School and Institute as Vice President of Institutional Advancement in 2015. Cooke School educates and promotes independence for children with disabilities ages 5-21, in all 5 boroughs of NYC, with an emphasis on families that would not otherwise afford this education.

Tatum Turner

Published event planner Tatum Turner started her career as a young actress. Performing with Spike Lee, Bobby Cannavale and Samuel L Jackson after earning SAG credentials focused her attention on an international market. She traveled to Japan for the Remel London © model search bringing hip-hop fashion brands to market and assisting in hosting Los Angeles Lakers cheerleaders in Japan. Tatum continues her work in the arts producing Brooklyn documentaries, directing creative strategy, and event planning with tech, media, music and fashion clients.

Yorka Velasco-Caballero

As a National Field Sales Manager at Keurig Dr. Pepper Inc., Yorka is driven, results-oriented, and passionate about sales and marketing. With her entrepreneurial spirit and 20+ years of experience, she advocates for inclusion in the workforce and is a believer in giving back to the community. She regularly volunteers with organizations where a focus in education is the conduit for personal growth and success.

Tallie Carter

General Counsel

An attorney based out of Nyack, New York, Tallie specializes in the fields of Arts & Entertainment, Business Law, Trusts & Estates, and Real Estate Law. Her law firm, Tallie Carter Law, P.C., provides general counsel service to businesses and professionals in the creative industries and is focused on meeting the needs of individuals and businesses in the creative economy, as well as non-profit organizations and startup investors.

Jose Feliciano

As a System Vice President of Environmental Services & Linen Distribution and board director, Jose’s work at Advocate Aurora Health has been recognized for key contributions with environmental services and healthcare. Throughout his career, he has brought a passion for enhancing the customer experience, working with cross-functional teams to drive necessary change and revolutionize the processes in place.