Leadership


Staff

Co-Founder & Executive Director
Michelle Barnes

Public Relations & Marketing Consultant
Terry St. John

Fund Development Consultant
Shannon Teasley

Web Development & Marketing Consultant
Deniz Lopez

Exhibition Coordinator
Joshua Miles Payne

Jubilee Quilt Circle Manager
Leslie Abrams

Accountant Services
Darrell Groves, Emma Martinez, Simone Duncan, Joe Martinez

Board of Trustees

Acting President 
Barry Barnes

Co-founder & Vice President 
Barry Barnes

Co-founder & Nominations Chair
Sarah G. Trotty

Immediate Past Presidents
Beverly Harmon
Mary Holt Ashley

Treasurer
John Peavy

Board Members
Winell Herron
Lester Marks
DaMonica Pierson
Dwayne Simpson

Advisory Council

Akua Fayette
Alan Watkins
Allison Bell
Annette Lawrence
Arvia Few
Aundrea Matthews
Donovan Casanave
Holly Charles
Elizabeth Zivley
Gwen Fedrick
Floyd Newsum
Irene Johnson
Jan West
Jasmine Quinerly
Joan Bristow
Kaneem Smith
Katy Kleinhans
Maggie Blocker
Michon Benson
Mike Swain
Renee Logans
Russell Jackson
Sharmagne Taylor
Sheila Savannah
Tarsha Gary
Trevor Piper
Troy Gooden
Yvette Scales
Merian Sherrod