BroSis staff members are seasoned youth development professionals.

On average, they have more than 12 years of experience providing culturally relevant direct service to Black and Latinx youth, and more than 8 years experience working within our organization. 

60% of our programmatic staff are alumni of the organization. Many are first generation college graduates from low-income families.

Khary Lazarre-White

Executive Director & Co-Founder

Jason Warwin

Associate Executive Director for Programming & Training, Co-Founder


Wendy M. DeJesus

Director of Programming

Silvia Canales

Director of College, Career & Wellness

Marsha Jean-Charles

Director of Organizing

Jose Garzon


Janelle Bennett

Sr. Human Resources Manager

Katherine Acosta

Development Associate for Events & Communications

Alberto Alcantara

IT Associate

Hattress Barbour III

Chapter Leader

Mariela Perez-Batista

Licensed Social Worker & Wellness Counselor

Enmanuel Candelario

Chapter Leader & Arts Facilitator

Abby Duran

ASPE Facilitator

Wendy Flores

Environmental Program Facilitator

Charita Gainey

Curriculum Evaluation Coordinator

Jasmine Garcia

ASTEP Coordinator

Jessica Goetz

Development Associate for Database and Operations

Ashley Hernandez

Chapter Leader & Arts Facilitator

John Paul Infante

Liberation Program Organizer & Facilitator

Frantz Jerome

Chapter Leader & Arts Facilitator

Rebecka Jerome

Executive Chef

Jorge Laboy

Chapter Leader & Training Facilitator

Logan Lyons

Office Associate

Frank Lopez

ASTEP Lead Facilitator

Gabriel José Maldonado

Environmental Program Facilitator

Dominique Mitchell

Chapter Leader & After School Program Facilitator

Nia Morgan

Liberation Program Organizer & Facilitator

Christian Pappas

Career & Workforce Coordinator

Meischan Parrilla

Facilities & IT Manager

Nicholas Peart

After School Program Facilitator & Chapter Leader

Jay Pimentel

Office Associate

Rasheeda Purdie

Assistant Chef

Janaira Ramirez

Environmental Program Organizer

Brittany Reyes

Sister Sol Coordinator

Nando Rodriguez

Environmental Program Coordinator

Jimmy Rogers


Pablo Sanchez

Accountant Associate

Ralphie Santiago

After School Program Elementary Coordinator

Juanita Secor

Government Grants Associate

Helen Stewart

Deputy Director of Development & Communications

Juan Tavarez

Brotherhood Coordinator

Abraham Velazquez, Jr.

Liberation Program Coordinator

Samantha Welbeck

Chapter Leader & Licensed Social Worker

Melvin Wright


Quanasa Wright

College Coordinator

Lead Consultants

NYC Government RelationsKasirer

NYS Government RelationsMalkin & Ross

Event ManagementEvent Associates

Legal SupportGibson Dunn