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Shareef Salaam

Shareef is the parent to a Berkwood Hedge School student (class of 2024). Shareef is a dual degree clinical psychology doctoral student, at John F. Kennedy University. Shareef currently is working as a clinician for UCSF Benioff’s Children's Hospital Center For The Vulnerable Child program.  He also serves as the director of JFK University’s LEAP program (Life Enhancement Through Athletic Participation) as well as the founder and CEO of YOU LLC (Youth Onward & Upward).  Shareef’s self care consists of long hikes in nature with his beloved companion, a Husky named, “Diamond Paw Paw”.  Shareef considers it an honor and privilege to serve on a Board that supports such a dynamically child centered community of deeply caring individuals.