Board Members

Board of Directors

Roxanne Givens


Herman J. Milligan, Jr., Ph.D

Acting Executive Director, Chair of the Board of Directors

Managing Partner, The Fulton Group, LLC

Stanley Jackson

Vice Chair

Director, Stanley Jackson Consulting

Jerry Wilson


Owner and Publisher, Verona Publishing

Charlie Shafer

Attorney, Chestnut Cambronne PA

Advisory Board

Margaret Hasse
Josie Johnson
Carol Meshbesher

National Advisors

Christopher Paul Curtis
Rita Dove
Marian Wright Edelman
Nikky Finney
Walter Mosley
Ladan Osman
Alex Pate
Dean Phillips, U.S. House of Representatives (D-MN)
Quincy Troupe
Saul Williams