Phone: (269) 986-0797 Kathy or (269) 251-0065 Maria

Kathy Szenda Wilson

Kathy Szenda Wilson is Co-Executive Director of BC Pulse with 17 years of experience in philanthropy.

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Israel Flores

Israel partners to facilitate our Spanish-speaking resident group in the Post/Franklin Neighborhood.

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Maria Ortiz Borden

Maria has over 17 years working the non-profit sector in fund development and program management.

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Andrew Tyus

Andrew earned his Bachelors of Arts degree from Michigan State University, with a major in Psychology.

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Lyssa Howley

Lyssa supports the strategic design efforts to create a more effective and responsive service delivery system.

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Andrew Tyus

Andrew earned his Bachelors of Arts degree from Michigan State University, with a major in Psychology.

Andrew Tyus joined BC Pulse in May 2013. He is the program coordinator for BC Pulse in which he is responsible for reflection and analysis on different projects, document creation and management, contract and invoice management, coordination and logistics, data collection and management, as well as connecting national and local opportunities for learning.

He brings to the BC Pulse Team broad experiences and skills of working with many different cultures and informative and important programming. His background also includes working with adolescents with a special emphasis on those children considered at risk or repeat offenders in the juvenile court system. Andrew has been invited to sit on multiple boards at Michigan State University to offer a student’s perspective on different system changes that will affect the average student within the university. Andrew’s skills include cross cultural communication, social media expertise, organizational skill and program coordination, implementation, strategic plan support and project management.

Andrew loves to golf, read, enjoy time spent with friends, and travel. He is a current board member of the Urban League of Battle Creek.