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

John Anthony Dumey

Director of Development & Communications

Jose Garzon


Chantel Austin

Human Resources Manager

Katherine Acosta

Development Associate for Events & Communications

Alberto Alcantara

IT Associate

Enmanuel Candelario

Chapter Leader &  Arts Facilitator

Katherine Cepeda

ASPE Facilitator

Hattress Barbour III

Chapter Leader

Wendy Flores

Environmental Program Facilitator

Charita Gainey

Curriculum Evaluation Coordinator

Jasmine Garcia

ASTEP Coordinator

Ashley Hernandez

Chapter Leader

John Paul Infante

Liberation Program Organizer Facilitator

Frantz Jerome

Chapter Leader & Arts Facilitator

Sanghee Kim

Development Manager for Operations

Jorge Laboy

Chapter Leader & Training Facilitator

Frank Lopez

ASTEP Lead Facilitator

Gabriel José Maldonado

Environmental Program Facilitator

Elmer Meza

Development Associate – Database & Technology

Dominique Mitchell

Chapter Leader & After School Program Facilitator

Sadia Oni


Kelly Ortiz

Office Manager

Meischan Parrilla

Facilities & IT Manager

Nicholas Peart

After School Program Facilitator & Chapter Leader

Brittany Reyes

Sister Sol Coordinator

Nando Rodriguez

Environmental Program Coordinator

Jimmy Rogers


Lupe Sanchez

Institutional Giving Coordinator

Ralphie Santiago

After School Program Elementary Coordinator

Amali Sierra

Chapter Leader

Juan Tavarez

Brotherhood Coordinator

Abraham Velazquez, Jr.

Liberation Program Coordinator

Samantha Welbeck

Chapter Leader & Wellness Facilitator

Melvin Wright


Quanasa Wright

College Coordinator

Lead Consultants

NYC Government RelationsKasirer

NYS Government RelationsMalkin & Ross

Event ManagementEvent Associates

Legal SupportGibson Dunn