Roscoe Morgan - Club Director
Mr. Morgan is a graduate of Cleveland State University with a dual major in Education and Earth Sciences. He previously worked as an elementary school and adult education teacher, and a workforce education trainer with the Cleveland Municipal School District. He also spent three years with the Urban League of Cleveland as Director of Cuyahoga Countys' YouthBuild Program. Mr. Morgan is currently working toward a Masters of Business Administration degree.
Marcus Hilson - Assistant Director
Marcus is a 2007 Graduate of Wright State Univ. He obtained his BS in Organizational leadership. Marcus also graduated from Shaker Hts. High school. Marcus previously worked as the HYC teen floor coordinator. Marcus enjoys working at the club helping teens and youth work towards reaching their full potential.
Charisse Callieham - Education Services Instructor
Charisse is a 1999 Graduate of the University of Cincinatti. She holds a BA in communication. She has been educating youth since 1995. Charisse has one son Isaiah. Charisse also performs Avenues for Positive Change with youth at HYC and throughout the community. She enjoys time with her family whenever she is not working.
Rhonda Thomas - Front Desk Intake Clerk
Ms. Thomas is a graduate of Shaw High School. She also worked and retired from the Cuyahoga County Dept. of Human services. Ms. Thomas is a Minister at Pillars of Faith Church in Cleveland Ohio. Ms. Thomas has one son Lowrenzo.
Julia Rainey - Art Instructor
Julia is a 2009 graduate of Dominican University, with a BFA in Sculpture and a minor in Art History. Julia hopes to attend Ursuline College and study Art Therapy. In her spare time she still enjoys drawing, planning for the kids and spending time with friends.
Brandon Delk - Gym Instructor
Brandon is a 2008 graduate of Cleveland Hts. High school. Brandon is attending Lakeland Community College where he will graduate with his associates in criminal justice. Brandon has been on the HYC staff for 6 years starting as a teen junior staff worker. He earned a Boys & Girls Club scholarship through his participation as a member of the Heights Youth Club. Brandon plans on being a police officer.
MeLisa Collins - Teen floor coordinator
MeLisa holds a BS in psychology from Central State Univ. and an MS in Non- profit Management from Capella University. MeLisa is the founder of the As I am Girls Club, and author of 2 young adult books. MeLisa is married and has 4 daughters. Outside of work she enjoys time with family.
Louise Khayat - Board Administrator
Louise serves as the Board Administrator, creating a critical link between the Heights Youth Club and the Board of Directors. Louise has over 20 years' experience in various business and administrative backgrounds. Louise holds a Bsc (Hons) degree in Psychology and in more recent years worked as a Support Time Recovery Worker before being promoted to a trainee Psychological Well-being Practitioner (CBT based) in the United Kingdom before relocating to Shaker Heights in 2012. Louise also volunteers as a PTO Room Parent Coordinator for grades KG - 4 at her local school and created and manages an on-line community garden club.