Founder & CEO

Visionary leader, Tamira M. Moon, The Public Health Philanthropist, devotes her life to work that enriches her community.     

Tamira M. Moon intentionally combines her love of public health & people to pay it forward by empowering others to live the healthiest versions of themselves. As a young child growing up in Lorain, Ohio, her mother instilled the importance of paying it forward as a lifestyle. As the Founder and CEO of To the Moon & Back Foundation, Inc., Ms. Moon leads the non-profit to achieve its vision of changing communities through the power of giving by implementing initiatives focused on education, health and community engagement. Ms. Moon volunteers for causes that are dear to her heart such as mentoring the next generation of emerging leaders.

Ms. Moon is a proud two-time graduate of The Ohio State University earning a B.S. in Early Childhood Development and Master of Public Health. Ms. Moon is the recipient of awards including Rolling Out Magazine’s Top 25 Women of Atlanta, Atlanta Business Chronicle's 40 Under 40, Atlanta Chapter of Young Government Leaders’ YoungGov40 Award, Buckeyes Under 40, Champion for Good Health Award, Influencer of Change Distinguished Service Award, and Rising Buckeye Award. "No award can outshine my greatest accomplishment which is the establishment of To the Moon & Back Foundation, Inc. in honor of my mother, mentor and muse, Theresa “Tippie” Moon!"  


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Advisory Board

We thank our Advisory Board Members for devoting their time & talents to support the Foundation!

Vincent L. Briley |  Cuyahoga Community College, Metropolitan Campus, Assistant Dean of Learning & Engagement

Terrell Danzy | Bar & Bean, Founder

Rev. Loversier Lewis | Second Baptist Church (Lorain, OH), Pastor

Paa-Kofi Obeng, D.O., MPH | Paa-Kofi Obeng D.O., MPH, LLC, CEO

Tamara Staley | Mayo Medical Laboratories Clinical Specialty, Representative

Shakita Trigg, CSSGB, SA | Amazon, Global IT DM

Community Ambassadors

Joseph & Tonya McFadden 

Jimmy Moon 

Martha Pye                                                                                     

Angela Strickland