Our Board of Directors

CHAIR: Lorraine H. Weber, For The Seventh Generation

VICE-CHAIR: Hon. Kelly Ramsey, 3rd Circuit Court Judge

SECRETARYHon. Karen Y. Braxton, 3rd Circuit Court Judge

TREASURER: Anthony R. McCree, CPA, George Johnson Company


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Our Staff

Lorraine H. Weber, Esq. – Founding President and CEO (Email: lweber.7thgen@gmail.com)

Lorraine Weber co-founded For The Seventh Generation during her time as the Executive Director of the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association and Foundation. In addition to her service with the DMBA, Lorraine is the former Access to Justice Director of the Michigan Supreme Court, and former Juvenile Court Referee and Court Administrator of the Wayne County Probate and Juvenile Court.

Karen Hatch, Program Coordinator (Email: info.7thgen@gmail.com)

Karen first joined For The Seventh Generation as a volunteer with our Holiday Bazaar. She is a foster and adoptive parent who has been deeply involved with the foster care system for over 13 years.

Sherryl Ausbrooks, Help Closet Coordinator (Email: sherrylausbrooks5@gmail.com)

A former foster parent herself, Sherryl started out with the Help Closet as a volunteer in 2013 after a seventeen-year career with the United States Postal Service.


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