Whitefoord’s Senior Leadership Team is comprised of seasoned and talented professionals who are dedicated to providing the highest level of care possible to the children and families we serve each day. Our team of professionals brings invaluable knowledge and expertise to help further Whitefoord’s mission and meet our strategic goals.

Yvette Johnson Hagins

CEO & Executive Director

Yvette Johnson Hagins has led the organization since 2005 and provided invaluable oversight and direction in fulfilling its mission. Under her guidance  More…







Michael Bekele


Michael Bekele came to Whitefoord following a corporate finance and accounting career. After joining the nonprofit world, he was quick to embrace and became an ardent supporter of the mission of the organization More…




Leigh Plott

Vice President, Marketing & Development


  • Darcy Gordon – Administrative Services Director
  • Ossie Mitchell – Executive Assistant
  • Allie Morse – Marketing and Development Assistant/Volunteer Coordinator

Education Programs

  • Marjorie Goodson – Assistant Child Development Program Director

Medical Administration

  • Angela Giles – Clinical Nurse Manager
  • Christy Onyeabor – Outreach, Enrollment, and Patient Account Coordinator