Dr. Katurah Jenkins-Hall has served the Foundation in Chair of the Board of the Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg. Born and raised in south St. Petersburg, she was the first African-American woman to be awarded a Ph.D. in psychology from the University of South Florida, Tampa. She retired from the university in 2016 after a 30-year career.
Dr. Jenkins-Hall has served the TampaBay Area as a licensed Clinical Psychologist for over 30 years, specializing in cultural diversity in clinical practice, and is a champion of racial equity. She volunteers as a mental health consultant throughout the Bay Area and is the founding President of Legacy-56, an organization whose mission is to remember, reclaim and restore the cultural and spiritual heritage of African American communities.