The LB Team is a reflection of  our values and the communities we serve. We are lovers and change-agents. We are visionaries and innovators. We are leaders and learners. We are charismatic and intelligent. We are passionate and intentional. We are individuals with similar values and a common urge to change the world for the better.  

Derrick Young Jr., MPH

Executive Director


Jonathan Allen, JD, MTS

Director of Philanthropy 

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Shelby Muschler

Communications Specialist

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Hannah Turner

Outreach & Communications Intern

Board of Directors

  1. Gavin Alexander, Esq., Fellow, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Standing Committee on Lawyer Well-Being

  2. Cecily Banks, Esq., Director of Corporate Counsel Externship Program and Lecturer, Boston University School of Law

  3. Darla Pires DeGrace, MS, Executive Director, Head of Diversity Talent Acquisition, Morgan Stanley

  4. Claudia Dumond-Henderson, MS, Chief People Officer and EVP, Organizational Design and Strategic Communications, Boston Globe Media

  5. Nancy Fairbank, Founder, Dear Future Colleague

  6. Joseph LaPlume, JD, MBA, Corporate Executive, Vice President, Charles River Laboratories

  7. Matthew McTygue, Esq., Managing Partner, Locke Lord LLP

  8. Robert Weiss, CPA, President, Weiss & Associates, Inc.

  9. Catherine Wong, M.Ed, Director & Founder, Catherine Wong Consults