Our Team


Higher Ground’s Board of Directors is respected in community circles due to its diversity and depth of experience working to address a broad set of disparities in Boston. The Board members have a range of organizational and fiscal skills and have also made major community contributions through their work with nonprofit providers, faith-based organizations, educational institutions, and youth and families. 


Charlie Titus


Charlotte Golar Richie

Vice Chair

Wayne Ysaguirre

Vice Chair

Randall Davis


Arthur Choo


Ron Bell

Shirley Carrington

Richard Chang

Jeffrey Edwards

Jose Lopez

Ericka Florence

Rev. Arthur Gerald

Rona Kiley

Carol Miranda

Jason Perry

Leverett Wing

Hubie Jones

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Current Members

Clara Arroyo,

Sophia Bishop-Rice

Matthew Cammack, Clerk

Gerard Cox

Darien Johnson

Colin Rose

Brian Nevins

Lashaunda Watson

Renee Simmons

Sylvia Smith

Past Board Members

Sonya Alleyne

Hortensia Amaro

Dolores Calaf

Pablo Calderon

Phil Clay

Clarence Cooper

Michael Curry

Rodney Henry

Mike Miles

Tulaine Montgomery

Bill Pinakiewicz

Monalisa Smith

Alejandra St. Guillen

Donna Thomas-Martinez

Kathy Traylor

Board Materials

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