Dr. Reverend Nicole B. Simpson, CFP® is a practitioner with over 30 years of experience in the securities industry. Today, Simpson compassionately assists families on how to begin to walk along the road to recovery when faced with a catastrophic, unexpected disaster. She is actively involved in spiritual, emotional and economic empowerment. A compelling empowerment speaker, television/ radio personality and author, Ms. Simpson travels throughout the United States teaching in a practical and easy to understand manner. She is the visionary and CEO of Generation X Community Association and an entrepreneur.
Sonji Grandy is an Associate Director at a High Net Worth Company who was just awarded “Best Insurance Brokerage” for the third consecutive year. She has over 31 years background in the insurance industry, specializing in meeting the needs of affluent clients. Mrs. Grandy was recently awarded “Innovative Leader” by AIG’s African American Innovators 2017. She is recognized by her peers as an industry leader and specialist in Private Client Services. Committed to excellence, Ms. Grandy balances between vocation and community service. She is the Vice President of Generation X Community Association.
Annette Campbell has worked in the Health Insurance Industry for over 24 years. Annette earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from The College of New Jersey. Today Annette works in IT as a Business Systems Analyst. Annette is married to Reverend Ernest Campbell Jr and the mother of 2 lovely daughters both in College pursuing their Bachelor’s Degree. Annette is actively involved in ministry at Truth and Testimony Christian Temple. Her compassion for people enables her to provide guidance to people of all ages.
Fern Hazelwood has spent over 30 years in the securities industry where today she is a licensed financial agent. Based on her educational background and business acumen, she launched a concierge service titled Foxx Essentials where she caters to meeting the needs of high net clientele. Her love for family, particularly her only son Ignatius, compels her to serve so the world can be a better place. She is an active member of her parish The Grace Reformed Church of Edison.
Reverend Jamal T. Johnson is a native of East Orange, New Jersey (NJ). He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education with a Concentration in Sociology from The College of New Jersey. Currently he is employed as the Senior Assistant Director for Mentoring and Retention at The College of New Jersey. Rev. Johnson accepted the call to lead the Zion Baptist Church of Jersey City, New Jersey and was installed as Pastor on October 9, 2016. He is excited about what God has in store as Zion moves forward. Rev. Johnson and his wife Shatema reside in Old Bridge, NJ, and are the parents of two beautiful girls.
Mitchell Slade is currently a founding principal in MD Healthcare Solutions Management, LLC. In this role, Mitchell is responsible for driving the strategic execution of MDHCMS’s vision through her leadership of the company’s commercial, government and specialty businesses through value-based alternative payment models. Mitchell is also the current Director of Hackensack Meridian’s Clinically Integrated Physician Network. In this role, she leads the company’s physician recruitment for all commercial value-based programs, provider experience, engagement and growth strategies. Mitchell is a member of Hackensack Meridian’s Women in Leadership and sits as Chair of the Evaluations and Feedback subcommittee.Mitchell earned her Bachelors of Science in Administration and Master’s in Business Administration from Saint Peter’s University.
Eddie W. Wheeler Jr, holds an undergraduate degree in Special Education from New Jersey City University (Jersey City, NJ) and a Master’s Degree in Pastoral Care from New Brunswick Theological Seminary (New Brunswick, NJ). He also received his certification in Pastoral Education from Hackensack Meridian where he trained as a Chaplain at JFK Medical (Edison, NJ). He is currently a minister of the Gospel and a part of the leadership team at Micah 7 Ministries (Piscataway, NJ). He is currently employed by The Board of Education (Jersey City) as an Sr. Technical Specialist and has been in the IT field professionally for over 25 years.