Meet the H.I.P.S. Board of Directors

Helping Important People Succeed



Mary Harden-Johnson

Mary Harden-Johnson, LMSW

H.I.P.S. Founder and Executive Director
Social Worker

(616) 773-9141
Contact Mary Harden-Johnson

Leroy Tolbert

Rev. Dr. Leroy Tolbert Jr.

H.I.P.S. President
Senior Pastor Deliverance Outreach Ministry

(616) 460-9648
Contact Leroy Tolbert

Gloria M. Barnett

Gloria M. Barnett, MS, CCDF

H.I.P.S. Director of Technology
Professor, Retired
Ferris State University

(231) 206-5119
Contact Gloria M. Barnett

Annetta Harden

Annetta Harden, LMSW

H.I.P.S. Clinical Director
Social Worker

(616) 635-6936

Deborah Paul

Deborah Denise Paul, BS

H.I.P.S. Business Administrator
State of Michigan Benefit Examiner

(616) 334-9254
Contact Deborah Paul

DeWanna Lancaster

DeWanna Lancaster, MSC/MHC, LLPC

H.I.P.S. Assistant Administrator
Service Coordinator
Community Family Partnership

(616) 617-1650

Doug Johnson

Doug Johnson

H.I.P.S. Photographer
Owner of Keepsakes Studios

(616) 304-7706
Contact Doug Johnson



Robin Smith Colton

Robin Smith-Colton, Ph.D., LMSW, ACSW

Associate Professor, BSW Director
Grand Valley State University

Contact Robin Smith Colton



Dia Proctor

Henrietta Carter

Operations Work Team Leader
Herman Miller, Inc.


Dia Proctor

Dia Wright

Employment & Training Coordinator with the State of Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

Contact Dia Wright