The Center for Urban Families' Practitioners Leadership Institute is pleased to announce our 3rd cohort of PLI Academy fellows! 
The PLI Academy is an eight-month, cohort-modeled fellowship program designed to assist nationally diverse field leaders in growing their network, leadership, and expertiseCurrently in its third year of operation, the program is built to strengthen the capacity of PLI's focus fields, and to positively impact outcomes for the fathers and families who are served by participating practitioners.  
These fellows were selected for their outstanding contribution to their organizations and communities, their leadership, and their potential to drive positive change in the field for years to come. To read their bios and learn more about their inspiring work, please visit our website:


Charles Daniels,
Founder & CEO, Fathers' Uplift, Quincy, Massachusetts

Dr. Jacqueline Del Rosario,
Founder & CEO, Recapturing the Vision International, Miami, Florida

Charles Dillon,
Director of Workforce Readiness & Self-Sufficiency, Anthem Strong Families, Dallas, Texas

Gayle Fowler,
Family Services Manager, Family Works, a Program of Marriage Works! OH, Dayton, Ohio

Sharron Jarmon,
Senior Facilitator, Faith in Fathers, Supportive Integrated Services, Inc., Shreveport, Louisiana

Barbara Linek,
 Event and Community Outreach Coordinator, Family Bridges, Oak Park, Illinois


Lima Pereira,
Program Director, Friends of Fathers, Detroit, Michigan

Chandra Pitts,
President & CEO, One Village Alliance, Wilmington, Delaware

Sean Robinson,
Career Development Trainer, Center For Urban Families, Baltimore, Maryland

Nikki Thornton,
Director of Programs, Future Foundation, Inc., East Point, Georgia
Meet the PLI Academy Fellows at the 2015 PLI Summit
Pathways to Stability and Economic Success for Fathers and Families

Tuesday, March 24-Thursday, March 26, 2015

Lord Baltimore Hotel in Baltimore, MD


View the agenda HERE
Learn more and Register HERE

Don't delay! Hotel reservations must be made by March 2, 2015!

See you in March!


Jackie, Gerald, and Patrice
Team PLI