Edward Washington, Board Director, works in Corporate Card Development at American Express with a portfolio of clients with revenues over 1B. He has worked in the corporation for over 15 years while simultaneously keeping one foot firmly planted in the theatre and film world. Edward has performed Off-Broadway and has produced or co-produced short films and feature film documentaries. He has also had the good fortune of serving on an NYC board that appealed to his culinary interests, and whose mission has had a successful 25 year run of moving people of color from a job as a line cook, to a successful career as a Chef or Culinary Administrator. Edward resides in Central New Jersey with his wonderful wife Melanie.