Kectil Directors

Sherry M. Knowles, Esq.

Executive Director

Sherry M. Knowles, Esq.

Sherry M. Knowles is the founding Executive Director and Board Chairman of the Malmar Knowles Family Foundation and The Kectil Program. Ms. Knowles is passionate about helping highly talented youth in developing countries, who she is convinced are the key to creating a compassionate, innovative, diverse yet blended and entrepreneurial global community.

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Christopher Zalesky

Christopher Zalesky

Christopher Zalesky (“Chris”) is a Vice President of the Malmar Knowles Family Foundation. Chris is the son of the Founder, Sherry M. Knowles.

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Brooke Malmar Shafer, MMR.

Brooke Malmar Shafer, MMR.

Brooke is a Vice President of the Malmar Knowles Family Foundation. Brooke is the daughter of the Founder of MKFF, Sherry M. Knowles.Brooke is currently the Director of Advertising & Retail Insights for AT&T Inc., based in Atlanta, Georgia, which is the largest advertiser in the United States.

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