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Wallis Etienne brings over eight years of experience working with nonprofit organizations. She served as the Grants Manager for Young People Matter (YPM) in Atlanta, Georgia, which has been awarded a half a million dollar grant in funding to operate an emergency shelter for homeless and runaway youths. Prior joining YPM, Wallis worked as the Grants & Contract Analyst for the Salvation Army Territorial Headquarters, southern region. She has managed over $100 Million dollars of federal and private contracts; and maintained contract compliancy. Etienne attended Strayer University Bachelor of Business Administration and completed her certification in federal acquisition and contract management. Ms. Etienne continues to work as a business development consultant working with business locally and internationally. She joined the Word and Action's family on May 2013.