Staff

  • Tia Powell Harris, President & Executive Director                                                            
  • Anita Romero Warren, Director of Operations & Administration
  • DéLana Dameron-John, Director of Strategic Development                                       
  • Amaka Okechukwu, Oral History & Archival Specialist 
  • Marvin Hickman, Visitor Experience & Education Manager  
  • Julia Keiser, Resource Center Manager
  • Vanessa Blackman, Operations Assistant                                                 
  • Zenzele Cooper, Tour Educator      
  • Galen Wesson, Tour Educator
  • Noel Corbin, Tour Educator                                                                  
  • Pat Terry, Finance Director
  • Craig Mattos, Site Coordinator 

Board of Directors

Chair: Timothy Simons, Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco                                                Secretary: Clarence Robertson, Robertson Associates                                                                        Treasurer: Eric Deutsch, Montparnasse 56 USA
Richard Arenaro Jr., Chief Information & Technology Officer at Stroz Friedberg LLC                     Daria Hall, Director of Media Relations America's Promise Alliance
Sidney Joyner, Crosstown RealtySylvia Kinard, Esq., Chief Diversity Officer at Medgar Evers College
Liz Koch, Director, Brooklyn Book Festival                                                                                 Jeanine Liburd, Black Entertainment Television                                                                           Renee McClure, Community & Customer Management at National Grid
Leslie Robinson, LGR Associates, LLC
Eleanor Rollins, Retired Educator
Hal Biagus, Excel Sports Management
Tia Powell Harris, President & Executive Director