Kids Prosper Kids is a unique nonprofit that was formed by kids, for kids, with parent leaders just trying to keep up!  What began as a single project in Ghana, West Africa quickly spread throughout the students and Town of Prosper and became a powerful movement creating a culture of generosity and compassion with kids prospering kids, locally and globally.  Students everywhere are raising funds to build schools for kids who need it most, to bring education and freedom to the vulnerable and exploited in villages throughout Ghana.

In additional to the students seen on this page, the adults below have committed their time and talents to serve as the Board of Directors of Kids Prosper Kids, Inc.

  Kevin Dickerson    Chief Executive Officer    kevin@kidsprosperkids.org   Kevin, his wife Angie, and their four kids have lived in Prosper since 2009.  Kevin has an extensive background in Land and Business Development within the oil and gas industry and beyond. A graduate of The University of Oklahoma with a BBA specializing in Energy Management.  He has spent over 17 years in the energy industry working with both private and public companies throughout the United States, as well as serving in non-profit leadership roles for organizations including Touch A Life, serving as a Leader in Wyldlife (middle school division of YoungLife), Dallas Association of Petroleum Landmen, and American Association of Professional Landmen. Kevin's experience gained with his involvement in these organizations will serve KPK and help to develop key projects and investor relationships. Kevin is actively involved in coaching his children’s sports teams, and serving the less fortunate, both locally and globally through KPK and various other organizations.  Kevin and Angie have four awesome children: Natalie the performer, Lainey the fashionista, Rhett the baller, and Josiah the athlete and sports analyst. They adopted their son Josiah from Ghana in 2013.  

Kevin Dickerson

Chief Executive Officer

kevin@kidsprosperkids.org

Kevin, his wife Angie, and their four kids have lived in Prosper since 2009.  Kevin has an extensive background in Land and Business Development within the oil and gas industry and beyond. A graduate of The University of Oklahoma with a BBA specializing in Energy Management.  He has spent over 17 years in the energy industry working with both private and public companies throughout the United States, as well as serving in non-profit leadership roles for organizations including Touch A Life, serving as a Leader in Wyldlife (middle school division of YoungLife), Dallas Association of Petroleum Landmen, and American Association of Professional Landmen. Kevin's experience gained with his involvement in these organizations will serve KPK and help to develop key projects and investor relationships. Kevin is actively involved in coaching his children’s sports teams, and serving the less fortunate, both locally and globally through KPK and various other organizations.  Kevin and Angie have four awesome children: Natalie the performer, Lainey the fashionista, Rhett the baller, and Josiah the athlete and sports analyst. They adopted their son Josiah from Ghana in 2013.  

  Angie Dickerson    Co-Founder & Executive Director    angie@kidsprosperkids.org   Angie and her husband Kevin have called Prosper home since 2009. Since their marriage 2002, Angie and Kevin have shown a commitment to serving the vulnerable and orphaned, and are passionate about teaching the next generation how to serve and see beyond their city limits. Angie served her family as a homeschool teacher for 7 years and has worked as a volunteer with Austin Street Centre in Dallas, organizing weekly lunches and holiday celebrations from 2011-2014. Angie and Kevin have traveled with His Chase and Touch a Life organizations, providing orphan care in Rwanda and Ghana, Africa. The Dickerson family has served as a host family for Bridge to Rwanda for 4 years, an organization providing education for Rwandan students in America. Locally, Angie and Kevin are involved at their kids’ schools, as well as volunteering their time at GraceBridge, and serving as leaders in WyldLife, a YoungLife organization for middle schoolers. Angie has her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and worked as an oncology nurse before retiring to care for their 4 children; Natalie, Lainey, Rhett and Josiah. Josiah came to the Dickerson family, and Prosper, thru international adoption from Ghana.

Angie Dickerson

Co-Founder & Executive Director

angie@kidsprosperkids.org

Angie and her husband Kevin have called Prosper home since 2009. Since their marriage 2002, Angie and Kevin have shown a commitment to serving the vulnerable and orphaned, and are passionate about teaching the next generation how to serve and see beyond their city limits. Angie served her family as a homeschool teacher for 7 years and has worked as a volunteer with Austin Street Centre in Dallas, organizing weekly lunches and holiday celebrations from 2011-2014. Angie and Kevin have traveled with His Chase and Touch a Life organizations, providing orphan care in Rwanda and Ghana, Africa. The Dickerson family has served as a host family for Bridge to Rwanda for 4 years, an organization providing education for Rwandan students in America. Locally, Angie and Kevin are involved at their kids’ schools, as well as volunteering their time at GraceBridge, and serving as leaders in WyldLife, a YoungLife organization for middle schoolers. Angie has her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and worked as an oncology nurse before retiring to care for their 4 children; Natalie, Lainey, Rhett and Josiah. Josiah came to the Dickerson family, and Prosper, thru international adoption from Ghana.

  Kimberli Brackett    Co-Founder & Vice President, Student Programs    kimberli@kidsprosperkids.org    Kimberli and her husband John have been married for 26 years and have two children Landon and Ashton. They recently moved back to the North Dallas area where Kimberli teaches 5th grade math at Cockrell Elementary in Prosper. Kimberli attended Oklahoma Christian University and Abilene Christian University where she earned her bachelor's degree in Education. In addition to previously teaching math in Southlake Carroll ISD and Abilene ISD, Kimberli has 17 years of experience as a business owner where she successfully empowered and trained colleagues in leadership development, marketing and sales. Kimberli has a deep love and passion for the people of Ghana. She has traveled to Ghana eleven times with Touch A Life to help rescue trafficked children and help provide healing and holistic care since 2009. Her heart is to connect, encourage and empower people both in Ghana and in the United States to build deep and meaningful relationships that will bring forth unity, change and prosperity.

Kimberli Brackett

Co-Founder & Vice President, Student Programs

kimberli@kidsprosperkids.org

Kimberli and her husband John have been married for 26 years and have two children Landon and Ashton. They recently moved back to the North Dallas area where Kimberli teaches 5th grade math at Cockrell Elementary in Prosper. Kimberli attended Oklahoma Christian University and Abilene Christian University where she earned her bachelor's degree in Education. In addition to previously teaching math in Southlake Carroll ISD and Abilene ISD, Kimberli has 17 years of experience as a business owner where she successfully empowered and trained colleagues in leadership development, marketing and sales. Kimberli has a deep love and passion for the people of Ghana. She has traveled to Ghana eleven times with Touch A Life to help rescue trafficked children and help provide healing and holistic care since 2009. Her heart is to connect, encourage and empower people both in Ghana and in the United States to build deep and meaningful relationships that will bring forth unity, change and prosperity.

  Robin Stevens    Vice President, Marketing & Development    robin@kidsprosperkids.org   Robin is a strategic-minded leader with over 20 years of diverse marketing and fundraising experience working with start-ups and Fortune 500 businesses in the telecom, healthcare, energy, retail, direct sales and non-profit industries. She has an earned reputation for consistently increasing brand awareness, ROI and shareholder value through effective business development and marketing initiatives.  Robin is a resourceful problem solver and proven generator of maximum organizational value by creating cultures that empower individuals, teams and organizations for maximum success.  She is passionate about Kids Prosper Kids and has been instrumental in helping to create structure and standardization around the current KPK Local programs. As the Director of Marketing and Development for KPK, she is responsible for helping grow awareness of the KPK organization locally, regionally, nationally and globally and will be leading the marketing and fundraising programs for the organization.   Originally from New Mexico, Robin has been in the Dallas area for the past 21 years. She is the owner of RSQ Marketing Group, LLC and has been in the Prosper, Texas area for the past nine years with her twins Conner & Presley.

Robin Stevens

Vice President, Marketing & Development

robin@kidsprosperkids.org

Robin is a strategic-minded leader with over 20 years of diverse marketing and fundraising experience working with start-ups and Fortune 500 businesses in the telecom, healthcare, energy, retail, direct sales and non-profit industries. She has an earned reputation for consistently increasing brand awareness, ROI and shareholder value through effective business development and marketing initiatives.  Robin is a resourceful problem solver and proven generator of maximum organizational value by creating cultures that empower individuals, teams and organizations for maximum success.

She is passionate about Kids Prosper Kids and has been instrumental in helping to create structure and standardization around the current KPK Local programs. As the Director of Marketing and Development for KPK, she is responsible for helping grow awareness of the KPK organization locally, regionally, nationally and globally and will be leading the marketing and fundraising programs for the organization. 

Originally from New Mexico, Robin has been in the Dallas area for the past 21 years. She is the owner of RSQ Marketing Group, LLC and has been in the Prosper, Texas area for the past nine years with her twins Conner & Presley.

  Julie Wiley    Director, Finance    julie@kidsprosperkids.org   Julie and her husband Bill have lived in Prosper for 12 years. They have a son, Tyler, in 7th grade at Rogers and a daughter, Maggie, in 4th grade at Rucker (Dual Language program).  They have been members at Prosper United Methodist Church for 9 years. Julie has served on several church committees, as well as taught and coordinated children’s Sunday School.  In prior years, Julie served as the treasurer for their HOA, Prosper Youth Sports Association (PYSA), Prosper Little League, Cockrell Elementary PTO and is currently the treasurer for the Rogers Middle School PTO. Both Bill and Julie have coached many their children’s sports teams. Julie has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Arizona State University and is the Director of Accounting for Olympus Real Estate Partners, a private equity firm that she has been with for 18 years.

Julie Wiley

Director, Finance

julie@kidsprosperkids.org

Julie and her husband Bill have lived in Prosper for 12 years. They have a son, Tyler, in 7th grade at Rogers and a daughter, Maggie, in 4th grade at Rucker (Dual Language program).  They have been members at Prosper United Methodist Church for 9 years. Julie has served on several church committees, as well as taught and coordinated children’s Sunday School.  In prior years, Julie served as the treasurer for their HOA, Prosper Youth Sports Association (PYSA), Prosper Little League, Cockrell Elementary PTO and is currently the treasurer for the Rogers Middle School PTO. Both Bill and Julie have coached many their children’s sports teams. Julie has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Arizona State University and is the Director of Accounting for Olympus Real Estate Partners, a private equity firm that she has been with for 18 years.

  Bob McWard    Director, Operations    bob@kidsprosperkids.org   Bob resides in Prosper, TX with his wife, Suzy, and their 3 boys. Bob serves as the Director of Program Operations for Raytheon’s Electronic Warfare Systems (EWS). He is responsible for operations performance, operations strategy, and capital management for EWS. Prior to joining Raytheon, Bob served in the United States Army’s 82nd Airborne Division attaining the rank of captain. He graduated from Tulane University with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and is a graduate of Raytheon’s Leadership Excellence Program. Bob is a member of Prestonwood North Baptist Church. While attending Grace Community Church in Plano, Bob served in various church leadership capacities including life group leader and board member. Bob has been a mentor to middle school youth and is an active community youth sports coach.

Bob McWard

Director, Operations

bob@kidsprosperkids.org

Bob resides in Prosper, TX with his wife, Suzy, and their 3 boys. Bob serves as the Director of Program Operations for Raytheon’s Electronic Warfare Systems (EWS). He is responsible for operations performance, operations strategy, and capital management for EWS. Prior to joining Raytheon, Bob served in the United States Army’s 82nd Airborne Division attaining the rank of captain. He graduated from Tulane University with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and is a graduate of Raytheon’s Leadership Excellence Program. Bob is a member of Prestonwood North Baptist Church. While attending Grace Community Church in Plano, Bob served in various church leadership capacities including life group leader and board member. Bob has been a mentor to middle school youth and is an active community youth sports coach.

  Richard J. McGrath    Director, Business Development    rick@kidsprosperkids.org     
  
 
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   Rick, his wife Lori and four children have lived in Prosper for 4 years. Rick is an active member of Prosper United Methodist Church and serves on several committees. His family has supported various Prosper Charities such the Rotary, Prosper Ladies Association and Bethlehem Place. He has also serves on the Prosper Parks & Recreation board. The McGrath's believe that as Prosper offers a " Place Where Everyone Matters", we believe that extends beyond our borders. It's in that spirit that Rick has agreed to serve the mission of Kids Prosper Kids, to give our youth and adults a way to be a part of the bigger picture. Rick has a BBA in Marketing from Hardin-Simmons University and a MBA from TWU. He is currently a Marketing Manager for Eli Lilly & Company and consults several Texas based companies.

Richard J. McGrath

Director, Business Development

rick@kidsprosperkids.org

Rick, his wife Lori and four children have lived in Prosper for 4 years. Rick is an active member of Prosper United Methodist Church and serves on several committees. His family has supported various Prosper Charities such the Rotary, Prosper Ladies Association and Bethlehem Place. He has also serves on the Prosper Parks & Recreation board. The McGrath's believe that as Prosper offers a " Place Where Everyone Matters", we believe that extends beyond our borders. It's in that spirit that Rick has agreed to serve the mission of Kids Prosper Kids, to give our youth and adults a way to be a part of the bigger picture. Rick has a BBA in Marketing from Hardin-Simmons University and a MBA from TWU. He is currently a Marketing Manager for Eli Lilly & Company and consults several Texas based companies.