About Us

We are a financial literacy platform that provides solutions for stimulating HBCUs and their local Black economies and communities. Our mission is to be an advocate for the promotion, growth, welfare & creation of African-American, HBCU student and alumni owned businesses, entrepreneurship & economics.

Our Team

Jamerus Payton

Cofounder & Managing Partner

Torrence Reed

Cofounder & Managing Partner

Richard Berryman

Chief Strategies Officer

Bianca Little

Director of Programming

Jahliel Thurman

Media Advisor & Host

Amber Payton

Chairwoman of the DEI Advisory Board

Kristina Reed

Board Member of the DEI Advisory Board

Dr. Yladrea Drummond

Chief Diversity Officer