Board of Directors

Benjamin Schartow, President. Executive Director and Founder of Teen Center

Graduate, Bible Training Institute accredited through Oral Roberts University

9 years Associate Sales Experience, Art Van Furniture

Licensed Pastor, Assemblies of God

Robert E. Dozier IV. Director. Social Studies Educator Holt Public Schools

Michigan State University Graduate

MSU Football 92′-95′

Saginaw Valley State University Grad

Football, Basketball, & Track Coach

Christian Hip Hop & Spoken Word Artist

Alyona Troitsky, Director. English Language Arts Educator, Holt Public Schools

Cameron University, Oklahoma, Bachelor of Arts English/History

Spring Arbor University, Bachelor of Arts Education

Central Michigan University, Master of Arts School Principalship

Phi Alpha Theta member (National History Honor Society)

GED night program instructor, 5 years

GED supervisor, 1 year

Michigan Alternative Education Organization board member (10 years)

STARS (Success, Teamwork, Achievement, Recognition, Self-esteem) leadership program

co-ordinator (8 years)


Jason Ferguson, Director. Chief Deputy Ingham County Sheriff’s Office

630 North Cedar Street, Mason MI 48854

Siena Heights University, Bachelor of Science in Public Safety Administration

Lansing Community College, Associates in Criminal Justice

51st Mid-Michigan Police Academy, MCOLES licensed Police Officer

Ingham Regional Special Response Team: Operator, Sniper, Tactical Commander

MACNLOW and Associates, Leadership and Management Instructor

Jared Stepp, Director. Lead Pastor, Journey Life Church

Doctorate of Ministry expected graduation from Assemblies of God Theological Seminary in 2018

PH D, Biblical Languages, University of South Africa

M.A. Biblical Literature, Oral Roberts University

B.A. New Testament, Oral Roberts University

Contemporary Music Director, First United Methodist in Tulsa, OK

Christian Educator Pastor, South Hills Assembly, Bethel Park, PA

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