Story of Mike's Angels
Mike's Angels was founded in 2010, in loving memory of Mike Marcucci. To know Mike was to love him. He could light up any room with his smile and was always looking for ways to help people. He had a giving, loving heart. He was happiest when he was helping others. Most of all, he loved lending a hand to family, friends and especially children in need. Through Mike's Angels, we will honor Mike's memory by continuing his legacy of giving.
Our Mission Statement
To be a beacon of hope for children in need in Guatemala by providing life's basic necessities, improving living conditions and enhancing the overall quality of care.
Board of Directors
Patricia Marcucci Sheeran - President
Trish Marcucci was born in Guatemala and has lived in Atlanta almost her entire life. She is Mike Marcucci's sister and one of the founders of Mike's Angels. With Mike's encouragement and support, Trish and her husband, Tom Sheeran, adopted a beautiful baby girl from Guatemala in 2007. Their daughter, Angelina, is Mike's “first angel."
Trish is an attorney with AT&T and has practiced law for more than 20 years. She holds a master’s (LL.M.) degree in International Business Transactions and has spent most of her career representing US companies doing work in Latin America and Europe.
Anne Glaser - Treasurer
Anne Glaser was born in West Virginia but has lived in Atlanta for most of her life. She is the mother of two adult children, Michael and Sarah, and fell in love with Guatemalan orphans at a trip with Cross Cultural Solutions in the summer of 2008. (Although she has great memories of supporting orphans in Guatemala during her early Catholic school days.) She met Trish while working at BellSouth International and in 2008 they re-connected when they discovered their mutual passion for volunteering and helping children in Guatemala.
In her professional life, Anne is a financial planner with Creative Financial Group and loves working with people to plan that part of life when work/career is only secondary. Anne has an MBA from Rutgers University and holds her CFP designation.
Jackie Marcucci Price - Vice President & Secretary
Jackie Marcucci is dedicated to Mike's Angels mission. A longtime supporter of children's charities in Atlanta, she has always wanted to expand her advocacy to help children in need in Guatemala, where her parents, siblings and nieces were born.
A native of Atlanta, Jackie practiced law for more than 12 years with the law firm of Heyman & Sizemore, LLC where she specialized in real estate litigation and is a member of the Georgia Bar, Florida Bar, Atlanta Bar Association and the Georgia Hispanic Bar Association. Jackie is currently a Senior Manager, Title Resolution at Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A.
Jackie was instrumental in launching the non-profit organization and lends her time and talents in multiple ways. She is excited about what Mike's Angels has accomplished in its first few years and the opportunities that lie ahead to make a difference for children living in orphanages who lack basic necessities and a family to love and care for them.
Erina Nichols - Communications Director
Erina Nichols, an Atlanta native, is a corporate communications professional. An advocate for children's issues, she is honored to bring her experience in marketing, communications and fundraising to Mike's Angels.
Erina attended St. Pius High School, graduated from the University of Georgia and earned a master's degree in mass communication from Florida International University. She is actively involved in promoting Mike's Angels' mission to help deliver the greatest impact for children in need in Guatemala.
Mary Powell - Graphics Designer/Communications
Mary Powell has been supporting Mike's Angels since its inception and played a key role in the successful launch of the non-profit organization in 2010. She lends her time and creativity to the Communications Committee. As a professional photographer, she captures life's moments in memorable ways and dedicates her artistic talents to help us tell the story of Mike's Angels through pictures. She also possess strong graphic design ability and has produced much of the Mike's Angels collateral material. She also brings an endless supply of great ideas and event management expertise. She supports the organization's donor communications and helps coordinate our social networking efforts. Though a self-proclaimed night owl, Mary will get up extra early if it means she can help Mike's Angels and make a difference for the children we proudly serve.
Thank you, Mary!
Moises Dominguez - Information Technology
Moises enjoys helping to promote a good cause. He's from San Antonio but has been living in Atlanta for a good while. He believes that children need a good foundation in order to lead a successful and happy lifestyle.
Moises graduated from the University of Texas with a BBA and has been in IT since the introduction of the Osborne I (first portable computer: weighed 24 lbs, featured a 5-inch display, 64 kilobytes of memory, a modem, and two 5 1/4 inch floppy disk drives). Geek stuff aside, he does Project Management and Business Analysis consulting for major fortune 500 corporations and dabbles in putting up websites like this one!