Thriving together through vibrant connections.


Board Members

The board of the Foundation for Family and Community Healing share the vision and values of our community. We’re driven by love, peace, respect, inclusion, fairness, listening, learning and connection.



Sherman Financial Management, LLC

The things I love most about FFCH are its emphasis on building healthy relationships, with ourselves and with Earth, the amazingly talented and diverse group we have assembled, and reverence for Earth and appreciation for the need to take care of our planet.

Dr. Susanna Wu-Pong Calvert

Founder FFCH

I founded FFCH since I believe it is the solution that the world needs for us to heal and thrive together.

Marketia Wright JD LL.M

Tax Professional

I like FFCH because it embodies a commitment to self-healing and self-care, which, in turn, allows an individual to contribute to others, their community, and society in a meaningful way. We are all in this together.

Kristin Thoroman

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens (Vice President of Education and Exhibitions)

This work of providing access to the skills needed to build healthy relationships is so incredibly important to growing and sustaining a vibrant community.

Thomas F. Coates, III

Coates & Davenport P.C. (President/Principal)

No non-profit I have ever served has had a more ambitious agenda or greater potential for doing good in the world than FFCH, and I am honored to be a part of it.

Ellen Leverich

SUNY Geneseo (Vice President for College Advancement)
Executive Director, The Geneseo Foundation

I love FFCH’s commitment to wellness for individuals and communities. The holistic approach to well being is needed in our world. FFCH is dedicated to growing our collective centeredness to manage the complexity of our lives.


Innovative Strategies Consulting, LLC (Founder/CEO)

I love that we are an organization that provides wisdom, knowledge and strength to many. Our organization is needed to help many around the world.

Susan Tedesco

Thrive Advisory, LLC (Managing Partner and Principal)

I love the mission and the idea of an organization that is focused on providing tools to families and individuals to heal and grow and develop healthy relationships with others and the planet. I want to be part of the team to help realize that mission.

Sarah Croscutt

From the Outside, LLC

The mission of FFCH supports the soul work of connecting to ourselves, each other, and the natural world. I am honored to collaborate with this unique organization.