Board of Directors


Dr. Wykesha C. Hayes
Houston, TX

Wykesha is the founder of The Keey Group (formally known as Keey 2 Kids, inc.) a multi-service educational firm dedicated to creating educationally enriched youth. In 2009, she expanded the Keey Brand by establishing Keey 4 Kommunities, inc a philanthropic approach to serving underserved communities.  Wykesha is a graduate of University of Houston with a BS in Psychology and a Master’s in Educational Leadership from the University of Houston-Clear Lake.  In December 2017, she completed her Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction from Texas A&M University.

Chasta Martin
Houston, TX

Chasta holds a holds a Bachelor in Economics (1997), University of Houston, and a Master’s in Organizational Development (2003), University of Phoenix.  Chasta brings with her 20 years of experience in the utility industry, gaining increasing levels of responsibility.  Most recently, Chasta serves as the Business Process and Optimization Director at Centerpoint Energy.

Dr. Claudine Simpson
Houston, TX

Dr. Simpson holds a doctorate in curriculum and instruction (2005), Texas A & M University, a masters in administration and supervision (1999) and a bachelors in education (1993), from Sam Houston State University. Dr. Simpson has over 16 years of experience as an educator working in various capacities. Most recently serves as Dr. Simpson as a special education liaison for Humble Independent School District and as an adjunct professor at Kingwood College.

Kimberly Hardison
Volunteer Coordinator
Houston, TX

Kimberly Hardison holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy from the University of Houston and has been a registered pharmacist for 20 years.  Having worked in various settings, Kimberly is currently a pharmacist consultant for Omnicare, a national corporation that provides pharmaceutical and clinical services to the elderly who reside in long term care facilities. She is an active member of Community of Faith Church in Houston, TX.  Kimberly serves on the fundraising committee and coordinates our health initiatives.

Advisory Members

Olinka Drones, Fundraising Director

Michelle Hickman, Educational Program Advisor

Steven Hayes, Team Kemistry Director

Beverly Taylor, Heart for Senior Citizens  Project Founder