Meet our Founder &
our Family of Mentors
"Our Mentors are committed to positively impacting, guiding the trajectories, and changing the narratives of our youth." - Tanesha S. Windom
Tanesha S. Windom, M.A., LLPC
Founding President & CEO
Tanesha Windom is no stranger to life's challenges. She formed My Sister's Keeper in response to her own tumultuous adolescence and hurting, under-privileged, under-valued, and under-served young ladies who could benefit from the love, guidance, skill set, and resources of caring, professional, and experienced women. This human servant, advocate, and philanthropist has led the organization in positively impacting the lives of over 1500 youth ages 7-18. Affectionately referred to as Ms. Tanesha, she has demonstrated exceptional and expansive organizational leadership, administrative capabilities, program development, strategic planning, fund development, project management, and effective client-based services. She is also a limited-licensed professional counselor who has earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration from Rochester College and a Master's of Arts Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Detroit Mercy. Windom is a member of the American Counseling Association. She is passionate about utilizing her expertise to "keep" her girls on the path to success. Inasmuch, she has developed and implemented MSK curriculums, I Am a Keeper and Keep Her: The 7 P's to Healthy Youth Development, to ensure successful program outcomes. Tanesha loves spending quality time with her two sons, singing, the arts and world travel. She credits Almighty God and gives God all the Glory for her life's achievements. She aims to give the greatest gift, and to live the more excellent way which is in love.