Jewelnel Davis, University Chaplain, Associate Provost, and Director of Earl Hall Center

Katherine Franke, Professor of Law and Co-Director, Center on Gender and Sexuality Law

Janet Jakobsen, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Directorm, Barnard Center for Research on Women

Fredrick Harris, Professor of Political Science and African-American Studies

Mignon R. Moore, Associate Professor of Sociology, Barnard College

Alondra Nelson, Dean of the Social Sciences, Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies

Samuel Roberts, Associate Professor of History and Sociomedical Sciences (Mailman), Director of the Institute for Research in African-American Studies

Kendall Thomas, Professor of Law, Director of the Center on Law and Culture


Brad Braxton, Senior Pastor, The Open Church (Baltimore, MD), Activist, Scholar
Michael Joseph Brown, President and Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins, Payne Theological Seminary (Wilberforce, OH)
Rev. Dr. Leslie Callahan, Senior Pastor, St. Paul’s Baptist Church (Philadelphia, PA)
Mandy Carter, National Coordinator, Bayard Rustin Commemoration Project; Mandy Carter Consulting (Durham, NC)
Darnell Moore, Senior Editor and Senior Correspondent at Mic. He is also co-managing editor of The Feminist Wire.
Barbara Dianne Savage, Chair and Professor, Department of Africana Studies, University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
Rev. Mykal O’Neal Slack, Esq., Co-Director, The Freedom Center For Social Justice, Founder and Lead Organizer, 4Lyfe Ministries (Boston, MA)
Rev. Dr. Christine Wiley, Co-Pastor, Covenant Baptist United Church of Christ (Washington, D.C.)
Rev. Dr. Dennis Wiley, Co-Pastor, Covenant Baptist United Church of Christ (Washington, D.C.)