Executive Director

JAFaulkerson Headshot“Mr. Jeff” (Faulkerson) is an experienced Program Manager with over 20 years of accomplishment in the nonprofit sector. He has responsibly led teams in the fulfillment of corporate missions, and has served as a compliance officer with a funding agency, written grant proposals for charitable support, and successfully designed and implemented data management systems for the evaluation of educational and social service programming. Mr. Jeff established ACHIEVEMENT SQUARE Development & Training Centers, Inc. to help youths and adults lead fearless and empowered lives.

Mr. Jeff earned both his Master’s of Science degree in Social Work Management & Community Practice and Bachelor’s of Science degree in Social Work from the University of Tennessee (Knoxville, Tennessee).  He currently attends George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government (Arlington, Virginia), where he is pursuing a graduate certificate in Nonprofit Management & Leadership.


  • Academic & Career Options 
  • Family & Social Integrity

homework-3Two (2) Coordinators will assist Mr. Jeff with the operation of the Young Achievers Network and PEDAL University.  Guided by The Principles of LIFE (Living Independently Fearless and Empowered), they will facilitate community workshops and seminars related to the Four Pillars of Prosperity (i.e., Nurturing, Learning, Working and Leading), and participate in the planning and coordination of the Spring Achievement Summit. Coordinators will also be relied on to recruit adults from local colleges/universities and companies to serve as resources for Young Achievers Network participants.

Founding Board of Directors

Lashon Faulkerson, Chair

Michael Faulkerson-Dulaney, Vice Chair

Marc Harris, Treasurer

DonJuan Clark, Secretary

Damian Ramsey, Member

Ronnie Thomas, Member

Jocelyn Mills, Member

Rozy Amponsah, Member