Past Executive and Board Members

Dennis Jah : General Resource Consultant

Dennis Jah

General Resource Consultant

Dennis Jah brings strong leadership to LEDI. He is very knowledgeable of Liberian issues and has great understanding of poverty reduction in Liberia. He is a major contributor to Liberian online magazines, listserves and social networking sites, discussing Liberian issues.
He currently works as an Integration Project Manager - managing interoperability projects for a major Health IT vendor. He is also the Executive Director of the Jubilee Community Initiatives.
He is an author, political commentator, and a blogger at http://dennisjah.blogspot.com and http://healthcaretechnocrat.blogspot.com/.  He holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Networking and graduate degree in Healthcare Informatics.

William Tenisio Tarpeh : Member of the Board of Directors

William Tenisio Tarpeh

Member of the Board of Directors

William Tenisio Tarpeh brings many years of compassionate and ethical leadership to LEDI. He is a globally respected soccer athlete. William played professional soccer in Liberia for the National soccer team and also played and coached other first division teams in the country. William expanded his coaching career to Europe where he significantly imparted great morals and ethical values in the minds of the players that he coached as a youth empowerment approach.
He brings a wealth of understanding of the ills leading to the existence of poverty in Liberia. Based on his knowledge, he continues to support various initiatives fostering poverty reduction within Liberia.
He currently works for the Lord with Ambassadors Football International as they use soccer as a platform to build Christian, ethical, and moral values into the lives of young men and women here in the United States and around the world.
William is a impressive soccer coach and a motivator. He is married to Enetrice Myers Tarpeh.

Richard Limpnick : Secretary of the Board of Directors

Richard Limpnick

Secretary of the Board of Directors

Richard Lipnick brings strong leadership to LEDI. Prior to joining LEDI, he served as Vice President and Communications Officer Beta Alpha Psi at the Cleveland State University. He is highly passionate about working on international mission especially in Liberia for LEDI.
He holds a Masters of Accountancy degree from the Cleveland State University and another Masters of Arts in History from the State University of New York College at Buffalo

Eric Peiffer : Member of the Board of Directors

Eric Peiffer

Member of the Board of Directors

Eric Peiffer brings professional and administrative leadership to LEDI combined with a strong desire to help care for the less fortunate
and the economically disadvantaged by providing the tools necessary to succeed. He has a particular desire to provide compassion and
help to those in Liberia.
He has involved himself in a number of secular and non-secular charities and ministries, and presently also serves as a board member of
Ambassadors Football, an international organization that brings hope to others through soccer-based Christian ministries.
Eric is currently a Managing Director at KeyBanc Capital Markets in Cleveland, Ohio. He heads the high-grade and high-yield capital markets
efforts, in which capacity KeyBanc raises capital for corporate clients in the fixed-income debt markets. His prior experience includes
corporate banking at J.P. Morgan in New York and public accounting as a CPA at Deloitte.
He graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and has an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Rev. Dr. William B.G.K. Harris : Member of the Board of Directors

Rev. Dr. William B.G.K. Harris

Member of the Board of Directors

Rev. Dr. William B.G.K. Harris brings compassionate and ethical leadership to LEDI. Prior to joining LEDI, Rev. Dr. Harris Pastor Harris served as Senior Reliability/Maintainability/Logistic Engineer. He also served a part-time professor at Beulah Heights Bible College in Atlanta, Geor-gia. He serves on many community organizations boards and has been awarded various citations.
He has written several religious, inspirational, and motivational books. His recent books are: The West African Traditional Gospel Documentary – Book/DVD/CD Combo, A Health Resource Guide For West African Immigrants and African-Americans, My Kidney Story And Journey (2012).
He has a Doctor of Ministry Degree from Adersonville Theological Seminary. He also has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Electrical Engineer-ing from the Tuskegee University; and a MDiv degree from ITC- Atlanta University Center (Gammon Theological Seminary).

Amma Scott : Member of the Board of Directors

Amma Scott

Member of the Board of Directors

Amma Scott brings strong technical and professional leadership to LEDI. She is a solutions-driven Information Technology professional
with a seasoned aptitude for Project and People management, Business Intelligence/Data warehouse, Data management and Performance
optimization.
Her background reflects technical and functional skills and business acumen to develop a strategic framework of decision-making capabilities
through analytics. She is an analytical thinker who strives for continuous process improvements, operational excellence and delivering
business value with accomplishments at fortune 100 companies and management consulting with BIG 4 consulting firms leading global
teams and projects.
She is currently an Assistant Director - Global IT Services / Business Intelligence at Ernst & Young. She has a Master of Science degree in
Administration, Information Resource Management (IRM) from the Central Michigan University.