Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

Leadership & Staff

Board of Directors

Alison Brock (Co-President)
Director, Social Impact Strategy, IPG Mediabrands
Ayo Roach (Co-President) Program Officer, David Rockefeller Fund
Karen Carmody (Treasurer) Certified Public Accountant, MLB Advanced Media
C. Mia Juhng (Vice President) Director, Client Relations, Elite Marketing Group
Rashida Bumbray
Director of Artistic Affairs, Curator, Choreographer, Duke Ellington School of the Arts
LaRonda Davis President, Black Rock Coalition
Jennifer Callahan Filmmaker, Writer, Self-Employed
Sheree Carter-Galvan Senior Associate General Counsel, Yale University
Office of the VP and General Counsel
Hanna Fox Attorney, Drummer, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.
Betsy Humes Passive House Consultant, Self-Employed
Kristen Kusama-Hinte Writer, Freelance
Helen Stewart Events and Individual Giving Manager, Equality Now


Karla Schickele Executive Director
Kim Garcia Operations Manager
Rose Thomson Business Director
Ann Paulsen Development Officer
Gracie Aghapour Program & Communications Director
Robinette Jones Office Assistant

Founders’ Circle

In August, 2004, a small band of dedicated women started talking about setting up a rock camp for girls in New York City. Originally dubbed The Working Group, now known as the Founders’ Circle, these women worked together to make camp happen for the first time on the East Coast. They are:

Maria Cincotta
Ruth Keating Lockwood
Ingrid Dahl
Elizabeth Mitchell
Hanna Fox
Kimberly Perry
Suzanne Grossman
Karla Schickele
Caryn Havlik
Rose Thomson
Arabella Kauffmann