FOUNDING TEAM

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MICHAEL KOLAWOLE - CEO/FOUNDER

Meet Michael Kolawole, the creator and director of The Pray Before I Eat Foundation, or also known as 'PB4IE' for short. Michael is a 24 year old Nigerian-American Professional Basketball Player, Entrepreneur, and Philanthropist from Dallas, Texas. He graduated from Rowlett High School in 2015 and went on to play Division I Basketball at The University of Illinois-Chicago. After 2 years in Chicago, Michael then transferred back home to Texas, where he played for Lamar University for one year before pursuing his dreams and declaring Pro. Michael graduated from Lamar University with a Bachelor's degree in Educational Studies in the Fall of 2019. He plans on using his platform to inspire others and give back to communities that are in need locally and globally!

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BREANNA DOZIER - TREASURER

Breanna Dozier, Treasurer, is a native of Dallas, Texas! Having fulfilled a Bachelor's Degree at Texas A&M University in Business; while also minoring in Sports Management and Human Resources, Breanna is well equipped for this position.  While at the university, Breanna also competed as a scholarship athlete on the Women's Softball Team in the SEC conference for 4 years! She now resides back in her city of Dallas and works in the Property Management field. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, shopping, peace and quiet!

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LEXA LEALI'IE'E - SECRETARY

Lexa Leali'ie'e, Secretary, is a native of San Antonio, Texas and obtains her BBA in Marketing from The University of Texas at San Antonio. With a background of stewardship and fundraising, Lexa also enjoys family time, sports, and using her free time to give back to others!