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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors plays a crucial role in enabling 21&You to advance and refine educational programs for children diagnosed with Down Syndrome. Their dedicated leadership and strategic guidance ensure that we continue to make impactful strides in specialized education.

A photo of Hank Gerber, the president of 21&You.

Hank Gerber


Hank draws from a distinguished career in hospital administration and emergency services to lead our mission, inspired by his connection to Down Syndrome through his brother.

A photo of John Rhodes, the treasurer of 21&You

John Rhodes


John applies his extensive financial expertise and a strategic, planning-based approach to managing the organization's resources and ensuring fiscal sustainability.

A photo of Talmage Preyer, the vice president of 21&YOu

Talmage Preyer

Vice President,

Talmage is deeply committed to sustainable finance and climate change initiatives. He leverages his expertise in financial economics to  support our organization's goals.

A photo of Blake Williams, a board member at 21&You

Blake Williams

Board Chair,

Blake brings leadership and discipline from his career as an Air Force pilot to steer and support the mission of 21&You.

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