About the Foundation: Board

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Octavius “Ted” Reid III

Octavius T. (Ted) Reid, III is a Senior Vice President/ Wealth Advisorin the Global Wealth Management division ofMorgan Stanley. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Rutgers University, specializing in Finance and Accounting. Ted has also earned his Certified Investment Management Analyst Certification granted by the Investment Management Consultants Association, through the Wharton School. Mr. Reid has developed a special area of focus, working with clients in the sports and entertainment industry. In 2002 he was inducted into the Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association’s Hall of Fame.

Damon Williams
Board Chairman

Terry Stewart
Board Vice Chairman

Jeff Harleston
Treasurer

Kenneth Gamble
Secretary

Glen Barros
Jerry Blavat
Del Bryant
Charles Feldman
Iris Gordy
Brian Hall
Zach Horowitz
Octavius “Ted” Reid III
Bruce Resnikoff
Dr. Joseph Roberts
Claudette Robinson
Paul Shaffer
William Smith
Mike Stoller

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

Marc Byers
Chuck D
Jim Fifield
Harvey Fuqua
Shawn Gee
Richard Hunt
Chuck Jackson
Jason King, Ph.D.
Mathew Knowles
Jerry Leiber
David Nathan
Bonnie Raitt
Gregory J. Reed, Esq.
Hon. Blondell Reynolds Brown
Judy Tint, Esq.
Jeanie Weems
Louise West

CHAIRMEN EMERITUS

Jerry Butler
Kendall Minter, Esq.

DIRECTOR EMERITUS

Frances Preston

FOUNDING DIRECTOR EMERITUS

Howell E. Begle, Esq.

IN MEMORIAM

Ed Bradley
Ruth Brown
Ahmet Ertegun
Gerald Levert
Teddy Pendergrass