The Team: Staff
Teri holds a dual Master’s degree from Webster University in Management and Leadership and Human Resources Development. Teri’s work has always been within the underserved communities, lending them a voice and empowering them to be better versions of themselves. Teri leverages extensive nonprofit experience working with diverse communities for economic and cultural advancement through partnerships and collaborative achievements.
Teri was born and raised in Michigan, relocated to Florida in 1990 and has been in Jacksonville since 1998. Teri’s leisure activities include travel, the beaches, shopping, and if you know her - living PINK.
Chief Executive Officer
Karen is a native of Jacksonville and is very active in her community. She is a graduate of Jacksonville University with a major in Social Science.
Her leisure activities include coaching Cheer-leading and Dance, traveling, shopping, and spending time with her family.
Director of Housing
Director of Logistics
Neil’s professional career covers various sectors of industry, including access control, security, loss control prevention, and chemical testing; in a blend of positions, including installations, service, technical training, sales, and customer relations. Accounts Neil has worked with include Fortune 500 companies and various state governments.
Neil was born in South Africa, immigrated to the USA in 1997, and became a citizen in 2008. He lived in Ohio and North Carolina before moving to the Jacksonville area in 2013. Neil enjoys working on complex mechanical things, being outdoors, attending live music events, good conversations with interesting people, and being able to help people.
Tamika's passion is serving those who feel underserved and assisting where needed in her community.
She is a Florida native and she will tell you “My joy comes from my faith, family, and food.”
Director of Advocacy
Jo was born and raised in the Philippines where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a CPA.
While in the Philippines she worked for the largest bank for 11 years.
She migrated from the Philippines to California where she worked for a jewelry company for 16 years and a part time job as a tax preparer at H&R Block. She also studied at the Glendale Community College in Glendale, CA.
Later she moved to Florida and has been with PSM for 5 years now. She’s a detailed oriented, loyal person with the “get the job done” attitude.
She believes that because she is blessed, therefore she should bless others too. Through the help of PSM, she was able to accomplish her dream of giving back to her country by donating clothes to the less fortunate.
Outside of work she enjoys baking bread and sweets, is active at her Church and enjoys watching Korean dramas in her spare time.
Office Manager and Bookkeeper
Adventina is a Tanzanian born legal practitioner turned communications practitioner with 8 years of experience.
She has worked for numerous entities such as a daily TV show, a sports company, an advertising agency, a university, multiple non-profit organizations, and a church.
Adventina is skilled in public relations, social media marketing, video production, photography, and developing overall communication strategies.
“Working for a company or an organization whose mission is people focused and promotes the well-being of a community, drives me to work harder and fuels my passion for communication.”
"PSMJax’s social media footprint excelled under the leadership of Adventina Kiyeyeu. She scripted, recorded, and edited all of the videos you see on PSM's YouTube channel including many other pictures you will see sprinkled throughout all of our sites. Adventina’s expertise and guidance have greatly enhanced our virtual reach and we couldn’t have done it without her."
-- Teri Ketchum, CEO
Social Media Manager
Armaan is a National Health Corps Florida AmeriCorps Member and is interning with PSM’s Home Safe as a Case Manager.
He is from Anaheim CA and graduated cum laude with his Bachelor of Science in biology from Loyola Marymount University.
While at Loyola, Armaan received LMU’s achievement award for each college year: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, and Senior year. On the Dean’s list the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 5th semesters.
Also at Loyola, he was research assistant to Dr. Jenevieve Roper in the Department of Health and Human Sciences. One of his responsibilities was to collect, record and analysis the data for the relationship between BMI and osteoarthritis.
Armaan has “real world” experience as well. He was a Health Scholar for Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center, where he organized training for future health scholars and assisted in patient care. At Medical Consultants of Southern California he worked with patients.
Believe it or not, this is just the “tip of the iceberg.”
The Team: Board of Directors
Charita Bryant holds an undergraduate degree in Health Administration and is certified in both Healthcare Compliance and Provider Enrollment. Although Charita was born and raised in New Castle County, Delaware, she has called Florida home since 2006. After more than 10 years working for a variety of health plans, hospitals and private healthcare organizations as a Healthcare Consultant, Charita founded Healthcare Consulting & Solutions Services (HCSS), where she currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer.
HCSS specializes in Practice Management, Credentialing and Compliance consulting for behavioral health professionals and facilities throughout the continental US and US territories.
In her down time, Charita enjoys volunteering in her community, traveling, and most of all, watching the Philadelphia Eagles.
Denise Judd, Board Secretary
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