Our Team

Executive Team

Theodore R. Daniels

Founder and President

Theodore “Ted” R. Daniels is the founder and president of SFEPD, an award-winning nonprofit teaching financial literacy to people of all ages and backgrounds, with an emphasis on communities of color. In 1998, Daniels founded SFEPD to teach individuals, especially first-generation college students, critical financial skills they might not otherwise receive or learn too late. He is a global financial educator, author, and lecturer. A leader in the financial literacy movement, Ted Daniels has 40 years of experience as a financial and investment advisor.

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Tiffany Murray, Ph.D., AFC®

Managing Director

As SFEPD’s Managing Director, Dr. Tiffany Murray assists with developing and executing SFEPD’s programs and business strategies; oversees administrative, operational processes, and financial literacy program implementation; and creates and implements plans for the efficient workflow of programs and projects.

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Una Daniels-Edwards

Vice President,
Program Management

As Vice President of SFEPD, Una oversees SFEPD’s day-to-day management and strategic program oversight. She oversees the execution of the Society’s Annual Financial Literacy Leadership Conference, and she also is responsible for recruiting and credentialing instructors and workshop facilitators.

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Ginie Lynch

Director of Communications

As Director of Communications for SFEPD, Ginie oversees public relations outreach and marketing, SFEPD brand awareness, media relations, and conveys SFEPD’s financial literacy messages and program information to external audiences. Ginie Lynch has a background in educational management, public and media relations, and communications.

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Melissa Schnur

Director of Events

As Director of Events for SFEPD, Melissa oversees all aspects of the organization’s events and special programs, including the new webinar series Quarterly Talks with Ted, the annual financial literacy conference, and working to plan the first-ever SFEPD Academy for high school students.

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Robert Kinzer

Lead Financial Educator

Robert Kinzer is the lead financial educator for SFEPD and brings a wealth of financial expertise to the organization. Robert retired from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) with 31 years of service in 2017.  He served as a Senior Community Affairs Specialist. Robert taught and promoted financial education and economic inclusion to state legislators, education administrators, teachers, and consumers across the country.

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Financial Educators

Marcus Creighton
Founder and CEO
The Creighton Institute

Dywane Hall, MA, CRPC®, AIF®
Financial Advisor
LPL Financial

Dorethia Kelly, MBA
Founder and CEO
#MoneyChat

Denise Murray
Retired

Linda Stroman
Founder and Owner
Lasting Change Life Coaching, LLC

Daphne Wright, CPA, CFP®
Wright & Associates


Oversight Professors

Raquel Bennett, M.S., M.A.
Administrative Executive Associate
Medgar Evers CUNY

Aparna Gosavi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Winston-Salem State University

Mahmoud Haj, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Economics
Grambling State University

Gow-Cheng Huang, Ph.D.
Professor
Tuskegee University

Debby Lindsey-Taliefero, Ph.D.
Professor
Howard University

Guohua Ma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
South Carolina State University

Anis Mnif
Director, Graduate Programs
Tennessee State University

George Owusu-Antwi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Central State University

Stephen Peoples
Instructor
NC A & T State University

Mohammad Robbani, Ph.D.
Professor
Alabama A&M University

Fortune Taylor, Ph.D.
Professor
Johnson C. Smith University

Tamatha White, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Miles College


Student Ambassadors

Mikiah Aiken
Bennett College

Shernice Armbrister
Central State University

Martiara Boyd
NC A&T State University

Naya Bridgmohan
Medgar Evers CUNY

Michael Brooks
Howard University

Roman Brown
Jackson State University

Fritza Camille
University of the District of Columbia

Jaden Clemon
Miles College

Celeste Collins
Prairie View A&M University

Walter Davis
NC A & T State University

Stephen Fatal
Tuskegee University

Desireé Ferrell
Jackson State University

DeOnia Gibby
Miles College

Iyanna Hanchett
Southern University and A&M College

Anisah Hassan
Prairie View A&M University

TJ Johnson
Alabama A&M University

Evan Johnson
Howard University

Betangabeh Khumbah
Howard University

Tori Latimer
Jackson State University

Kia Lewis
Howard University

Taiya McDowell
Grambling State University

Mikaelia Mosley
Bennett College

Omobolaji Omobitan
Tennessee State University

Christian Owens
Johnson C. Smith University

Daniel Pichon
Southern University and A&M College

Ninah Pierce
Florida A&M University

Taylor Proffett-Brooks
Johnson C. Smith University

Joseph Rachal
Tuskegee University

William Roach
NC A&T State University

Nelson Robinson
Prairie View A&M University

Jeremy Robleto
Florida Memorial University

Keyanna Russ
South Carolina State University

Shala Tillman
Southern University and A&M College

Lenecia Turner
Southern University and A&M College

Devyn Watson
Alabama A&M University

Ciana Williams
Howard University

Kiyah Williams
Winston-Salem State University