our team

Ronald R. Browder

President, CEO & Co-Founder
Ronald R. Browder, Co-Founder, serves as an executive consultant for the Ohio Federation for Health Equity and Social Justice, the Dba name of the Health Disparities Collaborative of Ohio Inc, a 501c (3) statewide nonprofit organization incorporated in the State of Ohio and is principally made up of agencies, organizations and individuals concerned about minority and multicultural health, health equity, social justice and the elimination of health disparities for racial/ethnic populations.
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Susan C. Ignelzi, Ph.D.

Senior Policy Fellow Consultant
A seasoned public and private-sector administrator qualified by years of organization building achievements both here and abroad focusing on mental health, health, education and social services: Dr. Ignelzi offers a tradition of performance excellence in Program Planning and Administration, Policy Development & Legislative Affairs, Grant Management & Grant Writing, Budget Administration, and Curriculum Development, Training & Technical Assistance.
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Katie Browder-Person

Katie Browder-Person is an accomplished professional with more than 15 years of experience in communications, design, and marketing. As the founder and operator of KatBro LTD, she champions brand development, marketing strategy generation, and the construction of marketing systems.
Her expertise encompasses strategic planning, storytelling, public relations, and visual branding and design, empowering her to serve as a comprehensive resource for enterprises undergoing brand reengineering.
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Lisa B. Stafford

President, CEO & Co-Founder
Ms. Stafford currently serves as the Federation’s Operations Manager. In this role, she provides administrative and financial support to assist the President in daily operations.
Ms. Stafford retired from the State of Ohio with 33 years’ experience in January 2020. She began her public employment as a High School Intern in 1984 with the Ohio Department of Development. Upon graduation, she enlisted and spent 7 years in the Ohio Army National Guard as a Personnel Records Specialist.
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DeLon Stradford

Graphic/Web Designer
Digital Hard Copy, LLC
Maple Heights, Ohio
Mr. Stradford is the owner and founder of Digital Hard Copy, LLC, a graphic and web design company established in 2010. A graduate of the Cleveland School Of The Arts, DeLon majored in photography and visual arts, mastering various concepts such as abstract art, photography techniques, color theory, values, layout design, and symmetry.
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Mango Consulting

Founded in 2020, Mango Consulting’s mission is to unearth hidden potential by growing perspectives, nourishing leadership, and sowing skills to cultivate lasting, positive change for our clients and the communities they serve. Through carefully crafted approaches and sensitivity to each individual and organization’s unique challenges, we work with our clients to help them create meaningful and engaging solutions.
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