Our Team

Our team, partners, and friends.

Bryson Davis: Founder/Director, Lead Instructor

Duane Crabbs: Founder/Steering Committee, Lead Instructor

Dr. Elizabeth Roe: Steering Committee, Malone University

Nicole Flower: Steering Committee, The Landing

Joe Tucker: Steering Committee, South Street Ministries

Gino Haynes: Steering Committee, Radial Church

Vatreisha Nyemba: Steering Committee, Building Hope in the City

Dustin White: Steering Committee, Radial Church

  

Joe Tucker

Joe Tucker

Nicole Flower

Nicole Flower

Duane Crabbs

Duane Crabbs

Bryson Davis

Bryson Davis

Elizabeth Roe

Elizabeth Roe

Our Partners

Our partners and friends

The KLA is committed to the prospering of our region through collaboration. We champion the mission and work of anyone committed to the same cause. Therefore, we seek to work and partner with any and every entity who believes that people are made to flourish. 

Please contact us if you are interested in partnering!

Below are our partners who we believe practice and/or support the principles of holistic community development in our region and endorse the KLA School of Urban Leadership as valuble training for those principles.

CCDA Local Network
Malone University
South Street Ministries
Mission Year
The Front Porch Fellowship
Building Hope in the City
Urban Vision
Lakeside Christian Church
The Well
Radial
Generation Akron
First Glance
World Relief Akron
Made to Flourish
Our Friends

Check out some of our trusted friends as resources for your development, as well as for ways to get further connected.

North American Association of Christians in Social Work (NACSW)

Christian Community Development Association (CCDA)