Leadership Team

Roxanne Rosell


Roxanne is a mentor who focuses on working with those transitioning from incarceration to post-secondary education. She has done considerable work as a coach and mentor. Roxanne is committed to working to build and integrate F.O.R.T.E. into this culture.




O: (862) 218-0808

As a motivational speaker, author, and Crisis Intervention Specialist, H.L. Kirby has become one of the most sought after speakers delivering powerful and energetic messages about overcoming life’s obstacles and challenges. His mantra is “to live life and stop trying to make a life”. Kirby has learned from his own experiences within the criminal justice system and is now helping others to live life instead of letting it pass them by.  Kirby is also one of the leading authorities in understanding and stimulating youth and adult potential. Utilizing powerful delivery and emerging insights, his customized presentations have taught, inspired, and channeled his audiences to new levels of achievement.


M: (973) 336-9060

O: (862)218-0808

Aletha Prescott
Aletha is committed to mentoring formerly incarcerated mothers with children. She oversees the financial administration of F.O.R.T.E. House, review procedures and financial reporting, advise the board on financial strategy, and advise on fundraising.


M: 908-332-1903

O: (862) 218-0808