Board of Directors

Tyler M. AbrahamsChair
Attorney, Broening Oberg Woods & Wilson
Tyler is an attorney practicing civil defense at the law firm of Broening Oberg Woods and Wilson. Consistent with his life long passion for improving education, his professional experience includes serving in the office of General Counsel for the University of Arizona, as well as the office of the General Counsel for the San Diego Unified School District. From 2009-2010, Tyler served in the Glass Leadership Institute for the Anti-Defamation League.

Jay BelforeVice Chair
Founder, Widely Interactive
Jay is a co-founder and software director at Widely Interactive, a Scottsdale-based interactive consulting agency that produces websites, mobile apps, video and print. His experience includes developing enterprise-level online applications, directing a team of developers, and managing several Fortune 500 client accounts. Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Jay moved to Arizona and attended the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona. He joined the Board in 2008 and offers his expertise in marketing to help increase visibility and awareness for The New Foundation.

Allen DunlapTreasurer
Administrator, Archstone Care Center
Allen was born and raised in Ohio and graduated from Bowling Green State University with a BA in education. He subsequently furthered his education and became a licensed Healthcare Administrator in 1990 and joined an Ohio Long Term Care and Rehabilitation Facility. Allen has remained with the same company for 17 years and after 7 was promoted to Regional Director of 10 facilities located throughout Ohio, Florida, and Arizona. His responsibilities included the day to day operations and annual budgets totaling approximately 60 million dollars. In 2001, Allen relocated to AZ and was introduced to TNF one year later by a former Board Member. Allen has served as a Board Member since 2002.

Brian BrookmanSecretary
Business Systems Leader, Arizona Public Service
Brian originally from New York and moved to Arizona in high school, by way of California for most of his childhood.  He graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Finance and has since obtained a Master’s in Business Analysis from Auburn University.  For over 10 years, Brian has worked at APS implementing multimillion dollar enterprise wide transformative technology and software projects.