MKP USA Board of Directors

Board Members:  Julien Devereux (Chairman);  Jose Mondelo  (Chair Elect); Robert Powell  (Immediate Past  Chairman); Russell Kramp (Secretary); Scott Ryder (Treasurer); Steven Miller (Area/Center Circle);  Rich Tosi (Founding President); Mike Elser, Paul Fogarty, Jan Hutchins, Matt Kelly, Chris Kyle, Jon Levitt, Bob Oser, Rick Morgenstern,  (At-Large Board Members).

Ex Officio, Non Voting Board Members:  Francis Borchers, Harvey Brenneise, David Govaker, Rick Hanson, Bill Kauth, Dan McKee, Jim White.

Julien DevereuxChairman

Julien Devereux is the MKP USA Chair and Leads the Curriculum Development, Risk Management and Equitable Community Initiative for the Mankind Project USA. Julien also is a certified trainer in Integrative Breathwork, Gender Reconciliation, and completed his PhD at California Institute of Integral Studies in Transformative Studies in 2012. Julien has been a licensed social worker, addictions therapist, business coach, clinical consultant and supervisor over the past 30 years. He considers himself to be a Transformer for individuals, families, and organizations. Currently retired most of the work he does is pro bono for organizations like MKP USA, Directions 12 and Burning Tree Programs. Julien is married to Barbara Devereux for 43 years and has two daughters Michelle and Annie. His mission is to create a joyful and compassionate universe by loving life and exercising his freedom.

FAMILY: Married 43 Years, 2 Daughters
CURRENT CITY: Dallas, TX
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Retired
PAST EMPLOYMENT: LCSW, Addictions Counseling, Clinical Consultant and Supervisor
EDUCATION: PhD California Institute of Integral Studies
CURRENT COMMUNITY: South Central

Robert Powell Immediate Past Chairman

Robert PowellMKP brought Robert the tools he needed to change the course of his life with integrity and put him on the path of leadership. His work in MKP has enabled him to support his Brothers and empower hundreds of men to find their own paths, both on NWTAs and in the Greater Washington and other communities. His current work on the MKP USA Board serves his mission of creating sacred space for change through acceptance and compassion for himself and others.

FAMILY: Widowed/No children, Currently partnered
CURRENT CITY: Annandale VA/Greater Washington Community
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Retired
PAST EMPLOYMENT: SRA International/Project Manager/2001-2011, Northrup Grumman/Project Manager/1999-2001
EDUCATION: Fordham University, Ph.D. 1974
CURRENT COMMUNITY: Greater Washington

Rich Tosi Founding President

As a co-founder, MKP has profoundly impacted my life. It has become the focus of my life.

FAMILY: Married 44 years to Char Tosi. Two sons, Tony and David plus 4 precious grand children
CURRENT CITY: Tucson, AZ
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Retired
PAST EMPLOYMENT: General Motors – 20 years, senior industral engineer
Marine Corps – 10 year, Captain, combat decorated
EDUCATION: BA in Chemistry/math minor
CURRENT COMMUNITY: Arizona

Steven Miller Center Council Chair

Russell Kramp Secretary

The weekend and staffing have brought awareness of the impact I can make on the world. I see men in a loving accepting way. I make a difference in the world daily.

FAMILY: I am married with 3 children, daughter Erin-35, son Brian-25 and son Gabriel 7.
CURRENT CITY: Lincoln, MA
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: UBS Financial Vice-president investments 40 years
PAST EMPLOYMENT:
EDUCATION: BA English Franklin Pierce University
CURRENT COMMUNITY: New England

Michael K Elser At-Large Board Member

It will take wide awake, grown up men to stand up for a better world and show up to do the work.  That is the work of MKP USA; that is OUR work.

MKP was the beginning of personal for work for both my wife and I. That work has brought us infinitely closer in our relationship with each other, with our children and grandchildren; it has also helped Donna and I become very clear on what our work really is.

FAMILY: Married 42 years to the same lovely woman; two children both married and two grand daughters
CURRENT CITY: Portsmouth, NH / New England Community
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Retired
PAST EMPLOYMENT: Owner & President – New England Business Opportunities, Inc
Owner & Principle – Pak Mail 130, LLC
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Arts in Music; Masters in Woodwind Pedagogy; Chartered Financial Planner; Certified Life Underwriter
CURRENT COMMUNITY: New England

Jan Hutchins At-Large Board Member

Jan HutchinsA former Mayor of Los Gatos, television journalist and celebrity, currently CEO and co-founder of SocialAgenda Media, a Silicon Valley based PR and Thought Leadership Marketing company specializing in launching remarkable people. I’ve taught yoga for 23 years, owned and operated a Yoga Center in Los Gatos for 11 years. I’m the inventor of PleasureStretch, a revolutionary De-Aging exercise system.

FAMILY: Married
CURRENT CITY: Los Gatos
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: SocialAgenda Media
PAST EMPLOYMENT: TV Journalist
EDUCATION: BA Yale University
CURRENT COMMUNITY: Northern California

Matt Kelly At-Large Board Member

Matt Kelly

Christopher Kyle At-Large Board Member

MKP has completely changed my life since I went through my weekend at 32 years old. I got super honest with myself, learned to take account for my actions and found the path to truly opening my heart to myself and to others. I am passionate about working with other men to help them heal, grow and live passionately.

FAMILY: Married to Charmaine Kyle, no children
CURRENT CITY: Sausalito, California
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Ascendant Company, Founder/CEO, 2008 to Present
PAST EMPLOYMENT: Evolving Wisdom LLC, Chief Marketing Officer, 2011
EDUCATION: BA in Political Science from Stanford University
CURRENT COMMUNITY: Northern California

Jon Levitt At-Large Board Member

Jon LevittA Certified NWTA Co-Leader, Jon is involved in many MKP committees and continues his personal mission to inspire passionate service to humanity through affirmation, compassion, courage, enthusiasm, fierceness and grace.

FAMILY: He lives with his wife and two children in rural New Jersey.
CURRENT CITY: Bridgewater, New Jersey
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Owner, JSA Business Development, LLC.
PAST EMPLOYMENT: Merrill Lynch
EDUCATION:
CURRENT COMMUNITY: New Jersey

Paul Fogarty At-Large Board Member

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Rick Morgenstern At-Large Board Member

I experienced the loss of divorce, and was introduced to this work in that healing process. I have been active for 15 years, and I do this work to both help married men become mature husbands, and help young men prepare themselves for mature relationship.

FAMILY: Married, 6 children
CURRENT CITY: Bloomington, IN
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Owner, Morgenstern Booksellers
Owner, Little Stars Childcare
PAST EMPLOYMENT: VP Strategic Communication, Colorado Access 2011-2012
Leadership Institute of New Sudan, Exec Director 2010
EDUCATION: Indiana University, B.A. Interdisciplinary Studies, 1983
CURRENT COMMUNITY: Indiana

Bob Oser At-Large Board Member

BobOserAs a result of MKP I am far more in touch with my feelings and live life with a full range of emotions. I have connected with others on a much deeper and more personal level and am more emotionally available to those in my life. In addition, I am able to better open my heart and connect with family and friends.

FAMILY: Married to Deborra Oser for 26 years. Three children – Kevin & Steven & Carrie. Six grandchildren – four boys & two girls. My two sons are also warriors.
CURRENT CITY: Louisville, KY
CURRENT EMPLOYMENT: Retired
PAST EMPLOYMENT: Worked for The Seagram Company Ltd for 35 years, 6 months and 11 days almost exclusively in Human Resources.
High School Math and Physics teacher for 2
EDUCATION: BS in Math, minor in Physics. MS in Organizational Management and Human Resource Development
CURRENT COMMUNITY: MKP Kentucky

 

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