Our Team

Foundation Staff

Donna White


Donna White returns to the AnBryce Foundation as President, previously serving as the Director of Programs. Prior to returning to AnBryce, she was the inaugural Director of Break Through Tech DC, an organization working at the intersection of academia and industry to propel more underrepresented women in higher education and careers in tech. Ms. White also served as the Regional Program Director at Black Girls Code, leading the strategy for sustainable chapters across the country and in South Africa. Ms. White began her career in youth development and has held roles in higher education and community nonprofits. Through her work, she has provided leadership related to access, education and empowerment; developed curricula and been a change leader for several organizations. She received her Bachelors in International Studies from Emory University and a Masters in Urban Studies, Nonprofit Administration from Georgia State University. Ms. White is a committed community volunteer, especially in service to her alma mater. She serves on the national Emory Alumni Board and is an Executive VP on the DC Network Board. She also serves as a board member for Diamond in The Rough youth organization.

Brittney Jones

Education Specialist

Brittney Jones brings over a decade of invaluable experience in education. With a foundation in program management, strategic planning, team leadership, and teaching, she has been a dedicated professional throughout her career. Before AnBryce, Brittney served as the Program Director at Horizons Greater Washington, where she honed her skills in optimizing program effectiveness. Subsequently, as an Assistant Principal/Academic Dean at Paul Public Charter School, Brittney was pivotal in cultivating student-centered environments. Her extensive background as a teacher at The Goodwill Excel Center Adult Charter High School and with DC Public Schools has endowed her with a rich repertoire of instructional and curriculum development expertise. Brittney's academic journey includes a Master of Education from Moreland University and a Bachelor of Arts in History from Howard University. Additionally, she completed the New Leaders: Emerging Leaders program, earning an education leadership certification. Currently, as a member of AT&T's Achievery cohort, Brittney is one of ten Out of School Time (OST) professionals nationwide actively shaping the development of their digital learning platform. Beyond her professional endeavors, Brittney finds joy in traveling, indulging in afro-futuristic science fiction, and cherishing moments with her family and friends.

Emma Bridwell

Assistant Camp Director

Emma Bridwell brings almost a decade of camp and outdoor recreation experience. Ms. Bridwell grew up attending summer camp in her home state of Florida, where she experienced first-hand the incredible power of camp. With her passion for this industry and the positive impact it has on youth, Emma has dedicated her career to continuing to create these memorable camp experiences. From camper to counselor to management, Emma has been involved with camps and outdoor recreation in almost every corner of the nation. Emma received her bachelor’s in hospitality management with a focus on outdoor recreation from the Rosen School of Hospitality at the University of Central Florida. Beyond her camp career, Emma enjoys spending her free time exploring natural landscapes around the world, playing board games, and creating memorable moments with her loved ones.

Board of Trustees

  • Anthony Welters, Founder and Co-Chair
  • Beatrice Welters, Founder and Co-Chair
  • Valerie Dahiya
  • Leila Mongan
  • Lauren Pignataro-Rakitin
  • Joel Todoroff
  • Brandon Walker
  • Bryant Welters
  • Andrew Welters
  • Thelma Duggin, President Emeritus
  • Edgar Rios, Trustee Emeritus

Advisory Council

  • Joshua Espinosa, Co-Chair
  • Michelle Wu, Co-Chair
  • Briana Barnes
  • Elicia Dennis
  • Antonio Duran
  • Allison Eisen
  • Angela Libby
  • David Lowenstein
  • Armando Sanchez
  • Jackson Sarter
  • Jennifer Thorpe-Lewis
  • Kirk Wilson
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