our people

Bail Bag is a network of staff, board, advisory council and affiliates around the world

board members

Alia Kruz


Alia is an artist, producer, the CEO of Cagedbird. She is also the founder and president of Bail Bag.

Rupert Francisco

Board Vice President

Rupert is also President of J E Holdings, LLC.  a leading U.S. Asset Protection firm. His expertise includes Corporate Formation and Wealth Strategy matters as it relates to Asset Protection. He has substantial experience in counseling start-ups and mid-size companies.

Debra Mares

is an Attorney and Founder of Women Wonder Writers (WWW) a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to break the cycle of victimization and abuse through education, empathy & expression.

Everette Taylor

is the Chief Marketing Officer for Artsy, the leading global marketplace for buying and selling art. Everette's true passion lies within his philanthropic work and giving back to his community. In 2018, he was one of the "100 Most Influential African-Americans" and was also on Forbes 30 Under 30 for Marketing/Advertising.

Debbie Pisaro


is a Realtor with Compass in their Luxury Estates division. She is recognized as one of the top leading Realtors in California. Her extensive knowledge ranges from marketing/branding, residential and commercial sales.

Chris Paul Thompson

is a Los Angeles based artist and consultant focused on helping grow minority owned businesses online.

Dr. Allycin Hicks

Mental Health Expert

is a Mental Health/Relationship Expert, television personality, and founder of the DOUX Consulting Group.

honorary Members


Cara Mia Wayans

social media

Amara Wayans

Social Media Director


Olivia Carolyn

Starkeisha Smith

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