Meet the Team
We are a versatile team of security experts, social entrepreneurs, technologists, and brand experts who are building a bridge to help with the fight against crime. It takes a village to make a difference. Join our movement!
Executive Director/Board Chair
Chris is the CEO of Hawque Protection Group and a former security technology founder. He is recognized as a community and thought leader within the security industry.
Vice President, Program Management
Josh Byrd, Esq.
Joshua Byrd is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran with over 15 years of combined experience as a criminal justice professional.
Director of People Operations
Rae M. Bullard is a Human Resource executive professional with almost 20 years of experience driving company business outcomes. Currently, she is also the Founder of MyHRLane.
Director of Data Analytics & Cyber
With over 20 years of experience in technology leadership and digital transformation, Tye is a highly accomplished entrepreneur with a passion for innovation and disruption. Her journey as a leader in technology began at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, where she served as an Information Security Officer.
Director of Finance
Tawny Johnson holds a bachelor's degree in Business with an emphasis in Accounting. She is a Certified Public Bookkeeper via the National Association of Certified Public Bookkeepers, a professional American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers member, and a QuickBooks Pro Advisor.
Tatierra is a seasoned recruiter with 4 years of staffing experience and project management. She brings a wealth of knowledge to our non-profit and incredible vitality.
Meet the Board & Advisors
Chris is the CEO of Hawque Protection Group and a security technology founder. Chris has been recognized as a community leader and thought leader within the security industry. He has an extensive track record in non-profits that began in his early 20s and has sat on the boards of several notable non-profits, including Susan G. Komen, Make A Wish, and the American Cancer Society.
Board Member/Security Advisor
Mr. Kane is a former Atlanta Officer (Swat) and currently leads HPG as the COO of all U.S. operations. At the APD, he was part of a police social group (clippers and cops) that would connect with black communities to promote a better relationship between the police and the community.
Board Member/Creative Advisor
Stacey is Nimbus's CEO, a creative artisan, and an astute entrepreneur. He has an uncanny ability to create/design a concept that excites a customer AND effectively take that concept to the marketplace. Stacey boasts several global, national, and local brands as clients, each benefiting from his creativity and business acumen.