Transitional Zone is a Maryland Not for Profit Corporation empowering people to live healthy, satisfying, productive lives in their community through collaboration and community engagement.
Board of Directors
James R Egins, Sr., President
James R Egins, Jr., Vice-President
Damon Johnson, Sec. /Treasurer
James R Egins Sr. Director/President
James Egins Sr. has an educational background including a BS in Physical & Health Education, MS in Education, Certificates in Sport Administration, Drug & Alcohol counseling, and Safety Education. He has taught in Public School for 30 years, including 21 years as Department Head and Athletic Director. Mr. Egins is an entrepreneur having been a proprietor of a grocery store and Record Store, and establishing a Restaurant & Nightclub. James has been grounded within his community whether as a business owner or as a community volunteer and mentor. He is an active leader in his church and is a member for Board of Trustees and a Sunday school teacher. in the community he has been a basketball and baseball coach for the American Legion, Safety and Driver Education Trainer for his church as well as the community.
James R Egins Jr. Director/ Vice President
James Jr attended American University and Morgan State University and has extensive training in the pedagogy of educational philosophy. He has experience in management and customer service and as an analyst in utility billing. He spent 13 years with utility companies in Dallas and Washington DC. He also trained a group of Philippines to become effective at customer service and billing in the Philippines.
Damon Johnson, Director/ Secretary/Treasurer
Damon Johnson served 6 years in the United States Marine Corps. After an honorable discharge he received a B.A. degree from Towson State University. Damon has worked in the Baltimore City Public School System for 13yrs. He currently serves as the Student Support Specialist. Damon is also a certified trainer with BELL where he also serves as a Program Manager. For the past three years Damon has served as the Treasurer and board member of Open Vision Ministry in Randallstown, Md. Damon has several years of management experience. He operated as an Account Manager for Allied Barton also as a manager for Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md. Damon is an accomplished musician and enjoys volunteering at local churches and assisted living homes.