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Our Board of Directors

Our Board members are integral to the success of the Baby's Bounty mission. Each elected member serves for a minimum of two years. Long-term trustees may also be invited to serve as Board advisers. Contact us for more information: admin@babysbounty.org

Christy Devine Shulman

President

In addition to being a charming raconteur, self-professed book worm and music lover, Christy Devine Shulman dedicates her time to her children, Eli and Lucy and husband, Jeff. Hailing from Mississippi, she brings Southern charm, a down-home sensibility and practicality to the mission of Baby’s Bounty. Christy is passionate about travel, a great Bourbon and the company of good friends.

Jocelyn McKinney

Treasurer

Born and raised in Las Vegas, NV.  She is a 2002 graduate of UNLV with degree in Communications Studies.  Jocelyn has worked at Palms Casino Resort since 2008 and is currently the Director of Catering and Conference Services.  Prior to Palms, she worked as in Catering and Conferences Services at Bally’s and Paris Las Vegas Hotels.  In addition to organizing and reading, Jocelyn loves cooking and spending time with her wonderful husband of seven years, Derrod McKinney.

Dr. Jinsy Jacob, MD

Secretary

Jinsy Jacob joined Baby's Bounty's board in 2018. She is a pediatrician at Nevada Health Centers where she is also their medical director for innovation, quality and research.  She enjoys the work she does with her patients, whom are from the same underserved communities as that of the clients of Baby’s Bounty. Jinsy is also an MBA student at the IU Kelley School of Business. She grew up in Dubai and has lived in Vegas for the last three and a half years. She enjoys travelling, restaurants, museums and the performing arts.

Dr. Rutu Ezhuthachan, MD

Dr. Rutu Ezhuthachan is a medical director for UnitedHealthcare and is responsible for quality improvement and health education wellness teams at Health Plan of Nevada. With her background in pediatrics, it comes as no surprise that Dr. E, as her patients affectionately call her, still champions children’s health initiatives, such as immunization education, and leads initiatives to prevent preterm births, decrease Cesarean sections, and improve breastfeeding rates.   She has been on the board of Baby’s Bounty for over 10 years and is proud to serve our youngest community members.

LaShunda Davis-Holbert

As the daughter of a retired Air Force Major, born in Japan, LaShunda Davis-Holbert has experienced global culture from a very early age. After graduating from UNLV with a B.A. in Communications, she made her move to NYC working in fashion and eventually owning a spa, ‘Cure beauty bar. Her then partner, Damien (now husband), developed and successfully opened a communal, retail and creative space for entrepreneurs. Grady’s Collective Market: featuring fashion, food, beauty, art and vintage finds. After five years in business, the Holbert’s decided to move back to Las Vegas with their daughter, Brooklyn, to be closer to family.  LaShunda is excited to use her experience in aesthetics and marketing to propel Baby’s Bounty into the new decade!

KIM AMATO

Board Emeritus and Founder

After launching Baby’s Bounty in July 2008, Kim spent over 10 years as Executive Director and today acts as an adviser and Board Emeritus. With nearly 30 years of experience in both the private and non-profit sector, she continues to advocate for the health, safety, and well-being of young children.  Las Vegas has been her home since 1994 where she and her husband, Guy, raised their two children, Gabrielle and Victor.

Our Staff

KELLY MAXWELL

Executive Director

With a foundation in business development, Kelly brings executive leadership, corporate structure and organizational management skills to the mission of Baby‘s Bounty.  A native Las Vegan, Kelly loves spending time with her daughter Sophia, wife, Susan and large, extended family. When not helping organizations reach their full potential, Kelly is working to improve her tennis game and enjoys visiting local restaurants with close friends

DESTINY BONES

Program Administrator

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Destiny has worked in the non-profit sector for over five years. A proud Las Vegas native, she enjoys volunteering around The Valley & hopes to make our community a little better. She is currently studying to be a teacher & is so excited to be making an impact at Baby's Bounty!

MARLENE DARDEN

Distribution Coordinator

Marlene came to Baby's Bounty from AARP. She calls Baby's Bounty "a blessing" and loves working for an organization that reaches "out to the community with real help and a wide variety of resourses."

KATHLEEN KENNEDY

Distribution Assistant

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Kathleen enjoys working at Baby's Bounty because she knows that she's helping others. That sense of joy keeps her motivated every day! She thinks that the work-environment at Baby's Bounty is the best she's ever experienced.

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