Nichelle is the APEX Facilitator at CCA. She has a passion to serve others and see individuals reaching their full potential in Christ.
She graduated from Rutgers University with a B.A. in Psychology and later obtained her Masters in Theological Studies from Palmer Seminary.
Nichelle has experience working in residential life with college students and is working on the development of the CCA Student Leadership House.
Herb serves as the Math, Science, and Technology teacher at CCA. Herb also teaches the Men's Bible Class and serves as the technology facilitator and the Dean of Men.
Herb holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering degree from SMU. After a career in Information in Information Technology, Herb was led by The Lord to teach and help urban youth.
He has been a mentor through Big Brothers and Big Sisters, a tutor at several schools, and has taught the Faith & Finances class at Brother Bill’s Helping Hand, in Dallas.
Kristi is the Executive Director of Cornerstone Crossroads Academy. She holds a B.A. in Guidance & Counseling, an M.A. in Bilingual Education, and a doctorate in Educational Administration.
Coming to CCA with 15 years of experience in public schools, she brings expertise in program evaluation and campus administration.
She is married to her hero, Scott, and has a daughter and brand new son-in-law. She believes God has fulfilled her greatest dreams by allowing her to know, love, & serve young people at CCA for the past 8 years.
Monisha serves as the Director of Special Programs at CCA. She also coaches the 2nd Chance Striders, CCA's running club, and she serves as the Dean of Women. Monisha enjoys teaching Girls' Bible, Speech, and College & Career Readiness to her awesome students.
She holds a B.A. in Mass Communications from the University of New Orleans, and a MBA in Non Profit Management from the University of Dallas.
In addition to 10 plus years in youth development, Monisha has extensive experience in curriculum development, community engagement, and fitness training.
Monisha was the City Coordinator for the DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative Dallas Cohort in 2016. She is the founder and head coach for Runner’s Revelations, a running program specifically designed for novice runners.
Jamal is the Student Work Program Manager. After graduating from CCA, Jamal worked at Weir’s Furniture in the warehouse and on a delivery truck.
Jamal is uniquely positioned to lead the students as he shares his powerful story of leaving behind the street life, graduating from the Men of Nehemiah, completing high school, entering the work force, and becoming a godly leader in our community.
Sydney serves as the Volunteer Coordinator for CCA. She recently graduated from John Brown University with a B.S. in Family and Human Services.
During the summer of 2015, she had the opportunity to serve alongside Cornerstone and fell in love with South Dallas and the ministries that Cornerstone offered.
She has a heart to serve the students of CCA through programs and activities as well as to connect volunteers from across the Dallas community with the CCA family. This is her first year at CCA, and she is excited for the opportunity to pour into the school.
Jean serves as Life Coach Coordinator and Case Manager at CCA. Jean is a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a B.A. in Social Work and a seasoned life coach/mentor with over 50 years experience working with urban youth in Minneapolis, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, and Dallas; a wife of over 45 years, mom of 3 grown children and “Grammy” to 9 grandchildren. She loves the relationships that are built at CCA.
As a 501c3, CCA is governed by a Board of Directors. They oversee the Executive Director and ensure that we are accomplishing the mission of CCA. The Board meets monthly and each member is on a committee. Each board member signed a Statement of Faith and a CCA Board Member Commitment Form. Each person gives of their time, talent, and treasure to partner with the CCA staff and volunteers to accomplish the mission of the school.
Chairman: Billy Washington, Senior Land Manager, Providence Energy
Vice Chair: Jay Kreusch, Technology Advisor, Mary Kay
Treasurer: Timothy Parks, Vice President of Finance and IT, American Gypsum
Secretary: Angie Russell, Personal Trainer, Preston Center Personal Training
John Cox, Group Manager, Outcomes and Analytics, Children’s Hospital
Antoinette Davis, Proverbs 31 Extraordinaire
Kristi Lichtenberg, Ed.D., Executive Director, Cornerstone Crossroads Academy
Carla Moss, Principal Designer, Carla Moss Interiors
Jason Shyung, JD, Senior Counsel, Accudyne Industries
Chris Simmons, Pastor, Cornerstone Baptist Church
There are no openings at this time.