Our Staff



TCDC has assembled an accomplished team to carry out its mission. Our staff consist of experienced highly qualified professionals from diverse cultural backgrounds who are dedicated to service in the African American community and with all low to moderate income communities throughout Central and South Phoenix.

TCDC Staff Members

Exectutive Director

Darlene Little Ed.D

Director of Harmony Project Phoenix

Dieogo Periera

Exectutive Assistant

LeiAnn Powell

Director of Fund Development

Jan Elliot


Deborah L. Turnbo, CPA

Financial Coordinator

Joyce Jenkins

Director of Community Outreach

Loren V. Grizzard

Community at Large Coordinator

Linda D. Arroyo

Youth Coordinator

Clyde R. Miller Jr.

Faith & Community Coordinator

Al Harris

Consultant - Special Projects

Robert L. Young