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"Those who have no record of what their forebears have accomplished lose the inspiration which comes from the teaching of biography and history."

- Carter G. Woodson

Faces Behind Top Anchor

Stephen Basden

Stephen is an activist and longtime community mentor. With extensive knowledge in organizing, communicating, and resourcing, Stephen has years of experience in social services. As an outspoken advocate for those who need it most, he is committed to empowering his generation of leaders.  


Aiyana Spencer - Lakes

Aiyana is one of the co-founders of Metafold. Currently a working mother with over 10 years of management experience and strong ties to her community. She is passionate about educating and uplifting the black community.  


Jaudon Rainey

Jaudon is one of the co-founders of METAFOLD.  She is an incredibly experienced job trainer with over ten years of experience organizing and helping people in her community. She is a union leader for SEIU LOCAL 888. More than anything, she’s passionate about the dignity and equality of black people.

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