Leadership & Staff

Woodie King Jr

Board of Directors

James DeJongh
President

Elizabeth Van Dyke
Secretary

Rev. Rhonda “Akanké” McLean Nur
Treasurer

​June Ballinger
Norma Jean Darden
Dr. Gloria Ellis
Valerie Graves
Gail Cooper Hecht
A. Dean Irby
Woodie King, Jr.
Joseph C. Lewis
Deborah McGee
Evelyn Nelson
Petronia Paley
Kay Radtke
Diane Richardson
Gail Wright Sirmans
Susan Watson Turner
Dr. Glory Van Scott
John Scutchins
Claude L. Winfield

Staff

Producing Director
Woodie King, Jr.

Artistic Director
Elizabeth VanDyke

Executive Director
Patricia White

Assistant to Producing Director
Karimah

Workshop Coordinator
Ajene D. Washington

Social Media Coordinator
Jazmin Puentes

Press Agent

Jonathan Slaff & Associates

Advisory Board

Michael Bivens
Avery Brooks
Marie Brown
Michael Dinwiddie
Micki Grant
Kathy Gurfein
Robert Hooks
Ted Lange
Byron Lewis
Walter Mosley
Jill Newman
Shauneille Perry
Glynn Turman
Beth Turner
Denzel Washington
Mfundi Vundla