Ms. Nikki

Special Education Professional | Children's Advocate | Solo Adventurer & Wanderlust Expert Nikki is the founder of Little Hands, Big Hearts. Her passionate desire to see children grow beyond low/poor expectations into productive little leaders in their community (class, school, teams, organizational affiliations, church) is where the idea of a little people's service organization was birthed from. She has over 20 years of working with children in various capacities, with the last 12 in ESE.

Zelma Dickerson

Academician | Community Activist | Renal Nurse | Spiritual Leader | Miss Senior Jacksonville 2015 To this leadership team, Zelma brings wisdom, integrity, a wealth of experience in community involvement and advocacy for the less fortunate, an extensive history of leadership in various capacities, and a heart for people.

Eva Dortch

Children's Advocate | Giver | Community Activist | Businesswoman | Fire Starter To this leadership team, Eva brings her deep-lying advocacy for all children, an extensive background of leadership and management in successful nonprofit organizations, consistency in expectation and productivity towards organizational projects, and that special Mama/Granny kind of love that so many people, little and big alike, need in their lives.

LaShawn Spalding

Veteran | Women's and Children's Rights Advocate | Team Development Leader | Volunteer | Servant Leader To this leadership team, LaShawn brings an undeniable and extensive background in business-specifically in marketing and sales. As well, she brings passionate leadership that moves mediocre and stagnant teams forward towards goal achievement and productivity, and a lifestyle of servant leadership.

Kathy McQueen

Distinguished Educator | Child Advocate | Accomplished Vocalist | Counselor | Spiritual Leader To this leadership team, Kathy brings a very decorated pastor of educationally relevant counseling expertise, a range of leadership skills, a deeply nurturing love of children of all backgrounds and abilities, wisdom and integrity, and the sweetest, most calming spirit, which she pulls on to quell conflict and restore civility and order to heated situations.