Education Equalizer Team

Dr. Kandra Albury, Board Chairman
CEO, MTE Publishing, Director at University of Florida, and Founder of Kids and Capes 501c3
Dr. Kerwin Scott, Board Vice-Chairman
Periodontist, University of Florida and Co-Founder of The Education Equalizer Foundation
Mrs. Inga Gwaltney, Board Secretary
Guidance Aide, Alachua County Schools
Mr. Art Alston, Board Treasurer
Claims Manager, Nationwide Insurance
Ms. Chanae Jackson, Board Member
Civil Rights Activist, Entrepreneur, The Accidental Activist, and Author, “Yeah I Said it and I Don’t Give a D.A.M.N.”
Ms. Jessica Brown, Board Member
CEO, The College Gurl Foundation 501c3, National News Education Correspondent, and Author, “How to Pay for College When you are Broke.”
Dr. Darrius Brooks, Board Member
Co-Founder, HBCU Hub and Executive Director, Department of Education
Dr. Crystal Bowman, Board Member
Doctor of Pharmacy and Co-Owner, Bowman Vineyards
Mr. Lexley Shelton, Board Member
Media Services Specialist, Santa Fe College and Media Expert Businessman
Dr. Carjie Scott, Co-Founder, President, and CEO
Director of Digital Recruitment, Enrollment Partnership and Virtual Engagement at Tennessee State University, Adjunct Professor at Santa Fe College, and Author, “You are Accepted: How to Get Accepted into College and Life.”
Mrs. Edwina Hurst, Program Coordinator
Former Co-Owner of Maple Street Biscuit Company Tioga and Butler Plaza and Board of Directors Member Gainesville Chamber of Commerce.

Timeline

  • April 2021 – The Education Equalizer Foundation was first mentioned as an idea in the “You are Accepted: How to Get Accepted into College and Life” book.

  • November 2021 – The Education Equalizer Foundation was founded as a registered non-profit in Gainesville, FL.

  • November 18, 2021 – The Education Equalizer Foundation has its’ first committee meeting.

  • December 2021 – The Education Equalizer Foundation finalizes its’ Board Members.

  • January 2022– Our President began accepting speaking engagements to promote college preparedness at non-profits, churches, high schools, and universities. Learn more www.carjiescott.com

  • February 2022 – The Education Equalizer Foundation partners with the Common Black College Application to enable students to receive millions in scholarships and dozens of acceptances to the nation’s premier HBCUs i.e. Tennessee State University, Bethune Cookman University, Edward Waters University.

  • April 2022 – The Education Equalizer Foundation hosts its’ first Common HBCU tour and exceeds its’ goal of 30+ potential students to learn, apply for, and get accepted to HBCUs.

  • April 2022 – The Education Equalizer Foundation partners with the Coalition Application to enable students to get financial aid, admissions, and test preparation tools which will help them submit a competitive application and access Coalition College’s member schools comprised of traditional 4-year institutions i.e. University of Florida, Florida State, and University of Tampa.

  • May 2022 – The Education Equalizer Foundation received first fully-funded grant to host summer college workshop in partnership with PRG and Project Youthbuild and adds a program coordinator to the team.

  • July 2022 – The Education Equalizer Foundation announces new board member appointments and executive staff.

  • August 2022 – The Education Equalizer concludes inaugural College Prep 101 cohort where a dozen students applied for college, learned about FAFSA/FFAA, student life, and campus safety.

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The Education Equalizer Foundation Inc. 501(c)(3) is a tax-exempt organization. The EIN number is 87-3688925.
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9200 NW 36th Ave Ste 130-3213
Gainesville, FL 32606
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