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Percy McGee, First Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management has had a front row seat to watching people who were important to him face challenges that could have been avoided with smart and effective financial guidance. It was this experience that drove his choice in a career that would allow him to apply his high energy and passion for wealth management. His desire was to help prevent situations like the ones he had witnessed. He works with a strong sense of purpose and determination to help clients define goals, establish priorities and adjust financial strategies to help change life circumstances. Growing up in the small town of Pittsburg, California, Percy excelled in football and track. He was the first in his family to graduate from college, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Finance at Humboldt State University. Percy also serves as a mentor for young financial advisors at Merrill, as a community volunteer and raises funds for organizations such as Strive Through Self (STS) Academy.
Bobby Jones, Sr
Bobby Jones, Sr. was born and raised on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois, the youngest of eleven children. He moved to the Bay Area as a teenager with his older brother and his family for better opportunities and to finish high school. He was recruited to play football for Chico State where he also obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. As a CARE Team Coach Mr. Jones has over 20 years of experience working with youth. He was the Executive Director of the African American Family & Cultural Center for over 10 years, providing youth with a safe space to be heard as well offering resources for academic support. He has always worked to uplift and help his community and restore the values of teaching and loving oneself first, so then they can love others. He has instilled in his three adult children the importance of giving back to the community and being the best, most honest person they can be. Mr. Jones has also been an ardent sports mentor coaching football, AAU and Upward basketball. His spare time is filled with music and flying his drone..
SherianHornbeak is the Secretary and Board Member of the Butte County Sports and Education Foundation, which supports youth in the Butte County Region.The charitable foundation emphasizes the teaching of core values and lifestyle skills to young students through the median of golf.
Grant Hornbeak is the President of the Butte County Sports and Education Foundation, which supports youth in the Butte County Region. The charitable foundation emphasizes the teaching of core values and lifestyle skills to young students through the median of golf
Tim'm T. West
Tim’m T. West is an educator, poet, youth advocate, and hip-hop artist who is a graduate of Duke University (BA), The New School for Social Research (MA) and Stanford University (MA). Tim’m served as inaugural faculty at Oakland School for the Arts, impacted educational outcomes as an English teacher and basketball coach at Cesar Chavez Public Charter High School for Public Policy (DC), and more recently as Director of Youth Services at Chicago’s Center on Halsted. A Board member of the LGBT Institute located at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta, since 2014 Tim’m has served as Senior Managing Director for Teach For America’s National Prism Alliances, advancing safer and braver classrooms for LGBTQ educators and students in grades preK-12. Tim'm is also a lecturer at Cal Poly Humboldt's Critical Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program. In Cincinnati Tim’m is very active as an alum serving on the Board of School Board School, Board Chair for Wordplay- Cincy, and Chair of Chase Elementary Local School Decision Making Committee (LSDMC).