Our Leadership Team


Mr. Derek Collins, an exceptional individual of remarkable achievements, attained his bachelor's degree in Psychology from the esteemed Clark Atlanta University. Continuing his pursuit of knowledge, he embarked on a transformative journey, acquiring a master's degree in Education with a specialization in Instruction and Curriculum Development from the esteemed Central Michigan University. Expanding his horizons further, Mr. Collins stands as the esteemed proprietor of the renowned Diversion Center, where he successfully operates five outpatient treatment programs, extending a lifeline to those grappling with substance use disorders, anger management challenges, and domestic violence issues. 

Mrs. Robbyn Collins, a graduate of Clark Atlanta University, holds her head high with her bachelor's degree in Psychology. Equipped with her unwavering commitment to the betterment of others, she stands as a certified alcohol and drug counselor, an adept in anger management, as well as a specialist in shoplifting and theft addiction.

Both Mr. and Mrs. Collins exemplify the epitome of entrepreneurial prowess, steering multiple ventures with unwavering dedication. Amidst their multifaceted responsibilities, they proudly nurture two sets of twins, cherishing their roles as loving parents. Driven by an unrelenting passion for education and an unyielding desire to uplift their community, the Collins family embody the true essence of visionary leaders, wholeheartedly committed to fostering growth and transformation in those around them.


Board Member

Ms. Racquel Laborde, an extraordinary individual of unwavering determination, stands proudly as a graduate of Brooklyn College, where she earned her illustrious bachelor's degree in Business Management. Armed with her profound knowledge and entrepreneurial spirit, she deftly navigates the dynamic landscape of multiple businesses, emerging as a shining example of triumph and accomplishment.

However, it is Ms. Laborde's compassion for the younger generation that truly sets her apart. Possessing a heart brimming with love and dedication, she has made it her mission to nurture children's holistic growth, empowering them to blossom into purpose-driven individuals. Driven by an unwavering commitment to their comprehensive development, Ms. Laborde strives to provide the guidance and support necessary for children to embrace their potential and embark upon a meaningful journey.

With her visionary outlook and profound understanding of the importance of nurturing young minds, Ms. Laborde serves as an inspiration to all who aspire to make a lasting impact in the lives of children. Through her remarkable endeavors, she strives to pave the way for a brighter and more purposeful future, leaving an indelible mark on the lives she touches.


Board Member 

Ms. Cassandra MacGregor Cook stands as an exemplar in the field of education, having garnered an impressive repertoire of accomplishments and expertise over the course of more than a decade. With an unwavering commitment to shaping young minds, she obtained both a master's and Specialist degree in Education, cementing her profound understanding of effective pedagogical practices.

Having seamlessly transitioned between various educational settings, from the vibrant realm of preschool education to the esteemed role of a college professor, Ms. Cook's breadth of experience is truly exceptional. Her journey has been defined by an unwavering dedication to the academic success and personal growth of her students, transcending geographical boundaries to positively impact learners throughout the country.

Yet, it is her role as a loving and devoted mother that adds an extra layer of depth to Ms. Cook's life. Fiercely committed to her two children, she wholeheartedly embraces the responsibility of nurturing and guiding them on their unique paths, while simultaneously extending her passion for education to benefit a wider community of students.

Ms. Cook's unwavering dedication, extensive experience, and resolute commitment to academic excellence serve as a beacon of inspiration for fellow educators and students alike. With her remarkable skills and nurturing spirit, she continues to leave an indelible mark on the lives of those she encounters, fostering a brighter future for all.

Lotusfly Animation

Lotusfly Animation, a trailblazing 3D Animation Content Development studio nestled in the vibrant city of Lagos, Nigeria, is dedicated to captivating and entertaining kids and families worldwide. Established in 2015 by the visionary Nurdin Momodu, a self-taught Animator driven by an unwavering passion, the studio constantly pushes the boundaries of storytelling and strives to deliver exceptional quality animation.

With a steadfast commitment to client satisfaction, Lotusfly Animation offers a comprehensive range of services, adopting a creative-oriented approach to Brand Management. By harnessing the power of 3D Animation, they skillfully transform their clients' ideas into captivating visual narratives, seamlessly transitioning them into the realm of mass media.

At the heart of their mission lies a resolute focus on introducing African characters to global audiences, ensuring authentic and meaningful representation within the Animation industry. By showcasing the rich and diverse tapestry of African culture, Lotusfly Animation plays a pivotal role in bridging the gap and reshaping the landscape of animated content.

Recently, Lotusfly Animation achieved resounding success with the release of their debut Short film and proof of concept, titled "Jagabaan," garnering critical acclaim from all corners. The studio's meticulous craftsmanship and artistry shone through, leaving audiences captivated and hungry for more.

With their creative engines in full throttle, Lotusfly Animation is currently hard at work, dedicated to their next ambitious endeavor—an enchanting Short film titled "A Sunday Mutuku Story." Bolstered by their previous accomplishments and their unwavering commitment to excellence, the studio continues to captivate hearts and minds, leaving an indelible mark on the world of animation.