Our Team

STAFF

Rev. Tawana Davis Co-Founder Beloved Board Vice Presidentt

CO-FOUNDER / BOARD VICE PRESIDENT

Rev. Tawana Davis

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CO-FOUNDER / EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Rev. Dr. Dawn Riley Duval

"I want history to remember me ... as a Black Woman who lived in the 20th century and dared to be herself"
- Shirley Chisholm

Ash Ferguson

PROGRAMS COORDINATOR

Ash Ferguson

"If you're always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be."
- Maya Angelou

Briana Simmons

BLACK WOMEN'S HEALTH, HEALING, & JOY COORDINATOR

Briana Simmons

"It's not who you are that holds you back, it's who you think you are not."
- Basquiat

Dr. Debbie Mixon-Mitchell

FACING RACISM COORDINATOR

Dr. Debbie Mixon-Mitchell

"We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated." - Maya Angelou

Niyankor Ajuaj

COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR

Niyankor Ajuaj

"Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."
- Harriet Tubman

Victoria Dadet

LET MY PEOPLE VOTE COORDINATOR FROM NEW ERA COLORADO

Victoria Dadet

Lauren Johnson

PRACTICUM RESIDENT

Lauren Johnson

"Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive."
- Howard Thurman

SUPPORTING TEAM

Wendy Talley

SPIRITUAL ADVISOR

Wendy Talley

D'Andra Mixon-Walker, Social Media Specialist

SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST

D'Andra Mixon-Walker

Emily Shamsid-Deen

LET MY PEOPLE VOTE CONSULTANT

Emily Shamsid-Deen

Meghan Carrier

FACING RACISM FACILITATOR

Meghan Carrier

Rachael Sharp

FACING RACISM FACILITATOR

Rachael Sharp

Makia Jones

Communication Consultant

Makia Jones

"... know that survival is not an academic skill. It is learning how to take our differences and make them strengths. For the master's tools will never dismantle the master's house. They may allow us temporarily to beat him at his own game, but they will never enable us to bring about genuine change."
- Audre Lorde

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Rosemarie Allen

BOARD PRESIDENT

Dr. Rosemarie Allen

Rev. Tawana Davis Co-Founder Beloved Board Vice Presidentt

BOARD VICE PRESIDENT

Rev. Tawana Davis

Danielle Jackson

BOARD TREASURER

Danielle Jackson

Rev. Dr. Regina Groff

BOARD MEMBER

Rev. Dr. Regina Groff