Board & Staff

Founders, Directors & Staff


Dorothy Danforth Compton (1895-1974)
Randolph P. Compton (1892-1987)
James R. Compton (1921 – 2006)
Ann C. Stephens (1921 – 2010)

Board of Directors

Vanessa Davenport, President
Jakada Imani, Vice President
Alexandra I. Toma, Secretary
Emilie Cortes, Treasurer


Ellen Friedman, Executive Director
Deborah K. Daughtry, Director of Operations
Jennifer Turnage, Director of Finance 
Johanna “Hanni” Hanson, Senior Program Officer


Grantee Facts

League of Young Voters Education Fund

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