Donella Thorpe (Philanthropist & Community Leader)
Donella Thorpe is an Executive Leader, Community Philanthropist and devoted wife to NBA Legend, Otis Thorpe and mother to Olivia and Daniel.
Donella has served as Executive Director of the Monica Lamb Wellness Foundation as well as Director of the Lake Travis Education Foundation. She also held several positions on the Executive Board of Behind the Bench, the National Basketball Wives Association. Offices she held were Vice President of Fiscal Affairs, Treasurer, Vice President of Public Relations and First Vice President. Donella also successfully Co- Chaired the 2014 Touching a Life event that raised an impressive amount of funds for Charter school, Young Audiences of Louisiana as well as other organizations.
Philanthropy is very important to Donella. Organizations she currently supports are Survive 2 Thrive Foundation, March of Dimes, Young Audiences of Louisiana, The Settlement Home for Children, CASA of Travis County and the Center For Child Protection Services of which she is proud to be a Guardian Angel of the organization.
With her global travels and local community support, Mrs. Thorpe is a solid asset as she’s helped to grow awareness to the Zany Z Brand.
Jamail Carter (Entreprenuer & Business Advisor)
Mr. Jamail Carter, MBA, serves as Director of Business Development at Power2Switch, LLC. Mr. Carter holds an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University and B.S. in Human & Organizational Development from Vanderbilt University. Jamail is the ultimate business mogul, husband to the beautiful Dr. Keme Carter, and father of three.
Debbie Williams (Marketing Executive & Sales Coordinator)
Debbie Williams is a retired Executive after serving 22 years with the Avon Corporation. Debbie is a native Texan having transitioned her career from being an Independent Consultant to a successful Division Manager with Avon Corporation. This experience offered her a unique perspective in the fashion industry.
Mrs. Williams’ unique style, insight into currrent trends, and marketing expertise makes her a great asset to the Zany Z Team.