Andrea Barclay, President and CEO
Andrea founded Because One Matters in 2013. She has a passionate desire to serve, and has personally experienced the loss of a child. These things, supported by a healthy dose of obedience, brought her to the place where God has used her to touch lives. Andrea has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, A Master of Business Administration, A MS in Instructional Design and is a Care Team Leader/advocate for foster families in conjunction with 12Stone Church and Promise686. She has over 20 years in the business sector in various roles such as Project Manager, and Compliance Administrator.
Demetrice M. Clayton, Vice Chair
Demetrice is a native of Donaldsonville, LA and has lived in Atlanta for the past 29 years. She graduated from Nicholls State University with a bachelor’s degree in Office Administration. Demetrice is a member of Greater Fair Hill Baptist Church in northwest Atlanta where she serves as church publicist and is director of the New Members Ministry. She is a former adjunct business instructor at Georgia Piedmont Technical College – Clarkston Campus and served on the college’s Business Office Technologies Advisory Board for over 15 years.
Sharon Chin, Treasurer
As Treasurer, Sharon brings 24 years of diverse financial knowledge to Because One Matters and is responsible for all aspects of the fiscal functions of the organization. Sharon holds a bachelor of science in Accounting from Georgia State University, Atlanta GA, and a MBA in Management from Phoenix University in Phoenix, AZ. She is a passionate and active volunteer with Atlanta Habitat for Humanity since 2010 and Hosea Feed the Hungry since 2006.
Quince Williams, Board Chair
Quince is a Manager in the Telecommunication industry. He earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Physics from Dillard University in New Orleans, LA and also holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. As a member of Victory World Church, he has served in the Health and Wellness ministry and is currently a leader in the children's ministry. Quince and his wife, Stacie, have been blessed with four children including one son adopted through the foster care system.
LaCreshua Daniels, Secretary
LaCreshua is a Senior Service Design Analyst at NCR Corporation. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Southern Wesleyan University and a MBA from the University of Phoenix. She and her business partner created TSK Davinity Investments with the vision to empower single mothers become home owners.