Board of Directors

board of directors
Chris Crane, Chairman
Chris Crane is President & CEO of Edify, a humanitarian organization he founded in September 2009 to make loans to Christian schools educating impoverished children in Africa and Latin America.
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Dale Dawson
Dale Dawson is the founder of the nonprofit Bridge2Rwanda, which connects resources to Rwanda and shares Rwandan talent with the world. Dale is a key member of President Paul Kagame’s Presidential Advisory Council and sits on the boards of Muhabura University, a start-up college, and Urwego Opportunity Bank, the country’s largest microfinance institution.
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Tiger Dawson
Tiger Dawson is Managing Director and Co-founder of Edify. He also is head of Edify’s Clapham Circle, which empowers current and former CEOs to pursue their passion in educating God’s beloved poor children in the developing world.
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Peter Greer, Vice Chairman
Peter Greer is president and CEO of HOPE International, a global nonprofit focused on uniting the Great Commandment and Great Commission through Christ-centered microfinance.
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Debbie Hall
Debbie works to combine her business and non-profit background with her passions for building teams, giving ‘servant leadership’ to small groups and organizations, and working to address the problem of extreme poverty in the developing world.
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Dr. Marnie Nair
Marnie has more than 25 years of experience working with at-risk teens and their families. She began her career as a classroom teacher and reading specialist in inner-city middle and high schools in Oakland, New York City and Washington, DC.
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Kurt Knapton
Kurt Knapton is an innovative business leader passionate about helping educate and encourage disadvantaged children to become future leaders who transform their communities.
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