“We often hear about stepping outside ourselves, but rarely about stepping outside our generation.”
― Criss Jami, Killosophy
John E. Bailey, IV
John considers himself to be a passionate community servant with the ability to motivate and inspire individuals in identifying their potential to continue and share this passion to serve others. With this ongoing quest to give, he has been working to promote significant, positive change in his community and individuals through advocacy, empowered by compassion. He takes pride in engaging in a civically based approaches to community building. He is committed to a life-long service based on personal and professional experiences. His focus is on the growth and well-being of people and the communities to which they belong. He believes in putting the needs of others first and helping people develop and perform as highly as possible.
As the president of Arch of Knowledge, Inc., Titania is responsible for the operational management of the organization. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management and a certification in Diversity Awareness from the University of Maryland University College. As a Human Resources professional, Titania helps people daily in a variety of ways. She provides employees with resources, resolves conflicts, and helps develop training programs that enable employees to meet their personal and professional goals. Titania consistently advocates for employees’ ethical treatment and advancement. Through her volunteer work, Titania has helped several individuals and families of different cultural backgrounds and generations. Titania Bailey believes that we are blessed to be a blessing, and as such, you should do something each day that adds value to someone else’s life. This philosophy has directed her path in working with people and showing them the need to connect with others to pay it forward.
Tracey Hill is a career administrator who partners with principals, executives, and entrepreneurs to help them run their business at their most efficient. After spending over twenty years working for the Federal government, law firms and Fortune 500 companies such as the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, Lockheed-Martin, and Finnegan. Tracey knows how to keep office operations running like a well-oiled machine so that principals can focus on growing the business. Tracey also has hands-on experience as an entrepreneur having owned and operated successful travel agencies and cruise franchises. After relocating to Texas is 2018, Tracey is currently managing the Dallas office at a top private equity firm. Tracey has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix.
Shameka comes to AoK with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Economics concentration, and over 15 years of payroll and accounting experience. She has also worked with local youth football organizations. As Team Administrator, she excelled at fundraising, pre-game preparation and organization. She was so successful in her role that a coach asked her to join his organization as the Administrative Coordinator. In that role, she was overseer of finances, registration, fundraising and administrative matters. Raised in the area, Shameka got her start working in the community as a teenager, while volunteering with Senator Gloria Lawlah’s political campaign. It was here that she learned the importance of serving, uplifting and giving back to the community and she is excited to continue just that with AoK.
Digital and Social Media, Manager
As the manager of digital and social media, Jacinta’s primary objective is to conceptualize social media strategies geared towards increasing the organization’s reach both globally and within the local community. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology from North Carolina A&T State University. Jacinta specializes in cyber security, social media, and has made significant contributions for her employers which include the North Carolina Department of Revenue, International Paper, and Pepco Holdings, Inc. In her free time, Jacinta educates others on financial literacy, as well as how to generate income by trading stocks in foreign exchange markets. Jacinta is most proud of being a member of the Arch of Knowledge because she is not only able to use her skills to contribute to a worthy cause, but she can see the results of her efforts when people in her community come together and thrive. Jacinta believes that no matter what situation you are in, selfless giving will lead to better living.
Digital Communications Intern
As the Digital Communications Intern, Demetrius has been tasked with partnering with our Digital and Social Media team to develop and support AOK’s branding and marketing goals, and the subsequent data and analytics across platforms and technology supporting these efforts. He is a current student at Bowie State University, majoring in communications with a concentration in public relations. His career path and academic pursuits are focused on learning and developing the skills necessary to build mutually beneficial relationships between organizations and their publics. As a personal mission, he strives to empower and improve the outlook of individuals through advocacy. Demetrius believes that we are all connected through social engagement and through efforts like Arch of Knowledge, Inc., we can begin to develop interpersonal relationships that promote the advancement of every social group within our communities.
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