A Red Circle


Meet the faces of A Red Circle!



Erica R. Williams – Founder


Erica R Williams holds a BA in Paralegal Studies and an MBA, both from Maryville University. She is working on her PhD in Public Policy and Administration from Walden University, with a concentration on policy analysis.

Erica ~

* is a St. Louis Master Gardener,
* chairs the Food Systems Work Group for MOCAN – Missouri Council on Activity and Nutrition,
* leads a Peer Circle for Executive Directors of Color for Winrock International’s Food Systems Leadership Network,
* is a member of the Youth Ed & Development Work Group of Kids Win-Missouri and a member of HomeGrown Stl, an initiative of Washington University for Black boys and young men aged 12 to 29, and
* was recently named an unsung ‘shero’ by the Coalition for Human Rights.

When not working for A Red Circle, Erica is on the executive board committee as treasurer for Missouri Health Care for All.

Bailey Williams – Director of Information Technology

Eric Williams – Fine Arts Liaison


Board of Directors

Alexandra E. Johnson, Esq.


Interest: Community Development & Racial Equality

Employment: AJ Legal Services, LLC

Chris Brown

Chris Brown                                                                      

Interest: Community Development & Racial Equality

Employment: The House of the Lord

Roderick Gilliam


Interest: Community Outreach

Employment: Guardian Life Insurance Company of America

Dr. Destiny Reddick, Ed.D


Interest: To Serve Where Needed

Employment: Assistant Dean of the School of Education at Maryville University

Darryl Commings, CPA


Interest: To Serve Where Needed

Employment: Better Family Life

Charles Johnson


Employment: AT&T

Karen Taylor-Liggins, MA, LLM


Higher Level Coaching and Mediation

Taylor Robinson


Interest: Policy & Employment

Employment: Student of Public Health and African American Studies at Saint Louis University