About ME3LJ Center

Minorities for Equality in Employment, Education, Liberty and Justice


Our Mission

The mission of ME3LJ Center, (formally MEEELJ, Inc.) is to provide a true opportunity for at-risk youth and formerly incarcerated persons, regardless of previous educational and/or criminal background; while helping them to redirect, restore and reconnect as responsible and employable members of society, and also building sustainable support systems by aiding the families affected by the criminal justice system.

Board of Directors

  • Board Chair:  Latreese Cooke
  • Acting Board President:  Dr. Juliet E K Walker
  • Member:  William Eldridge
  • Member:  JD Nikolesko
  • Member:  Maurice May
  • Member:  Lizzie Krog
  • Member:  Briselda Betancourt