Meet The Team
Founder & CEO
Symone Stokes has about 10 years of experience, helping her community. She has been a teacher, a mentor, and a caseworker through the social service field. As the founder, she will bring her cultural confidence and cultural humility to lead We Aim Higher in the right direction.
Co-Founder & Creative Director
As a creative director, Crystal Figueroa is knowledgeable in directing videos, coordinating in the arts that deal with changing cultures, and leading a group to share her vision. As a co-founder, Crystal Figueroa has had over 2 years of leadership, volunteering in 2 organizations. The two organizations are Posh Daily, and Project Inspire, when she was able to be a creative leader and lead by example for everyone in the organization. She was also an NAACP member, where she was able to learn but also to teach others.
Business & Marketing Director
Rhaming Williams even at a young age has gained experience and knowledge like no other person his age. With his experience and skill set in business, management, branding and marketing, he was the perfect person to fulfill the role. Previously working at a district 8 middle school as a program director and youth employment liaison, Rhaming Williams has had over 3 years experience, learning the in’s and out’s of the field.
Adraine Thomas worked in the financial world, in one of the biggest financial districts for over 25 years. She volunteered as a trustee, handling finances. For over 10 years. With her financial experience, she will be able to budget and keep We Aim Higher Non-Profit Organization’s finances afloat.
Health & Wellness Director
As Health and Wellness Director, Montana takes the reins in leading the board as well as volunteers through activities that nourish the mind and body. She finds passion in helping the community stay active while also encouraging everyone to take care of their mental health. Montana has served her community over the years as part of two community service organizations. One being Project Inspire for two years, and the other as a part of the We Aim Higher team!