Board of Directors
As a gifted vocalist, musician, and director, Quandra L. Clark has shared her talent with several groups and choirs throughout Illinois and Indiana; and internationally in Costa Rica and London, England.
Quandra serves as the assistant conductor and principal accompanist for the University of Illinois Black Chorus.
Quandra came to the Urbana-Champaign community as a student and is a graduate of Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Leadership at Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois, and earned her Master of Education degree, in Education Policy, Organization, and Leadership, with a concentration in Human Resource Development at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana campus. Quandra has been a volunteer in the Champaign-Urbana community for more than 12 years and continues to serve
Jasmine Henderson is a native of Chicago, IL. She is an educator and an Illinois licensed teacher. Jasmine serves as a General Music Teacher and Choral Director for Franklin STEAM Academy in Champaign, IL. She earned a Bachelor of Music and Master of Music Education from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. Jasmine considers it a privilege and honor to serve as a board member for The Well Experience.
Graphic/Media Design Artist
Carrie Wells is a graphic designer at Busey Bank in Champaign, Illinois. She received her degree from the University of Illinois in English and her Master’s Degree in Teaching English as a Second Language. She is passionate about seeing all people receive fair and equitable treatment in this life, regardless of one’s race, economic background, political views, culture, gender, religion, or orientation. Everyone deserves love and kindness, and she hopes and prays that her life is an example of that love and kindness to everyone she meets. She loves anything creative: baking, sewing, DIY, playing music, singing, design, but especially loves hanging out with her kiddos and hearing the crazy things that come out of their mouths. She hopes that above all things, she raises her kids to want justice and equity for all just as she does.
Merchandising / Fundraising
Meet the Founder of The Well Experience
With 15 years in the Family Service and Support industry and 10 years in various in public education, Stephanie Cockrell is driven by her passion to serve others and provoke sustainable change.
As the founder and director of The Well Experience, Stephanie considers it a privilege to work with families as she finds solutions for the challenges they face every day. Her passion for families pushes Stephanie to research better ways to connect with families and encourage their success. Her dedication to racial equity compels her to speak out against injustice and do her part in provoking change for People of Color
Stephanie is a Master of Social Work graduate candidate at the University of Illinois. She also holds a Bachelor of Science from Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois, and an Associate of Science from Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois. She is also trained and certified in Youth Mental Health Crisis Intervention, Trauma and Healing Solutions, Therapeutic Crisis Intervention, and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy.
Stephanie is a leader, an activist, a visionary, a mentor, a motivational speaker, and an entrepreneur. Stephanie is a Black woman who is proud of her cultural representation and celebrates the beauty of others.