Meet the San Diego OASIS Board of Directors
As a business leader for more than 30 years, Jolyn has extensive strategic visioning, marketing, and business development experience. Jolyn has held executive leadership roles in the nonprofit sector, retail industry and higher education. She is currently a principal of Tara Jayde Capital Partners, Inc. which provides organizational fitness reviews and strategic planning to for-profit and nonprofit organizations. Jolyn has been involved in many charitable organizations locally and nationally. Besides serving on the boards of San Diego OASIS and Community Health Improvement Partners, Jolyn is currently volunteering at the Barrio Logan College Institute; her previous volunteer engagements include San Diego Hospice, Rady Children’s Hospital, Monarch School, San Diego Women’s Foundation, Ronald McDonald Houses in Michigan, Kansas, and Cleveland, Chicago Historical Society, Urban Gateways of Chicago, Urban League, U.S.O, Big Brothers/Sisters, and Special Olympics. Jolyn was named “Brightest Star” by Cleveland Magazine for her work in the New York community.
Jolyn holds a Bachelors of Professional Studies in Non Profit Management and an AAS in Buying and Merchandising from the State University of New York as well as a Certificate from The College for the Distributive Trades, College of London, England.
Jolyn is married to William, a business organizational fitness consultant. She is a proud mother of an accomplished daughter, who is an Assistant District Attorney in New York, and an admiring daughter of a father, who is an original Tuskegee Airman.