top of page

Board Members


Tijuana (Tia) Fulford

Founder/Executive Director

You are the author of your own book, so let's make sure it's something you're proud to read aloud.


Rosa Palmore


Being a part of BEP provides an opportunity to use my background to support an organization which is impacting diverse communities on eastern Long Island in a positive, uplifting way.


Kimberly Joy Dixon


"Why settle for a lesser vision when you are destined for greatness!" 

- Lailah Gifty Akit 


Ron Fisher


Ron is the owner of Fisher Signs & Shirts and is involved in a number of nonprofits on the East End of Long Island.

tara archer.png

Tara Archer


"The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build
others, who will love and be loved. Women who live bravely, both
tender and fierce. Women of indomitable will.”

- Amy Tenney


Dr. Kendra Kubala


Dr. Kendra Kubala is a licensed psychologist who specializes in working with survivors of trauma.  Dr. Kubala is originally from eastern Long Island but completed the bulk of her education, training, and professional life in Philadelphia, Pa. She has since returned to Long Island and works in private practice as well as serves as an expert witness in legal matters involving Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.  

bottom of page