Board Of Directors

Tallal I. ELBoushi, Chairman
Vice President, Global H.R. Operations

Irie K. Harris, Treasurer
President, Irie Incorporated

Johanne Bryant-Reid, Secretary
Retired, First Vice President, Merrill Lynch

Akosua Barthwell-Evans
C.E.O., The Barthwell Group

Ronald David Jackson
Educator and Multimedia Artist

Joseph J. Johnson
Vice President, Goldman Sachs & Co.

Sing Lathan
Filmmaker and Producer

Sheila Rohan
Director, Nanette Bearden Contemporary Dance Theater

Dianne A. Whitfield-Locke, DDS
Dentist and Collector

E.T Williams, Chair Emeritus
Marie Rohan, President Emeritus

Staff

Johanne Bryant-Reid
Co-Director | johanne.bryantreid@beardenfoundation.org

Diedra Harris Kelley
Co-Director | diedra.harriskelley@beardenfoundation.org

Board of Advisors

Charles C. Bergman
Chair, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation

Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell
President, Spelman College

Allan L. Edmunds
President, Brandywine Workshop

Josianne Fleming-Artsen
Director of Education, St. Martin University

Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Chair, Department of African and African American Studies,
Harvard University

Sam Gilliam
Artist

Irene Gumbs
Fundraiser

Agnes Gund
Trustee & Former President
Museum of Modern Art, NY

Tonya Lewis Lee
Author and Producer

Glenda Noel-Ney
Director of Development, College of Letters and Science,
University of Wisconsin Foundation

Dr. Robert O’Meally
Zora Neale Hurston Professor of English, & Director, Center for Jazz Studies Columbia University

Dr. Richard J. Powell
John Spencer Bassett Professor, American, Afro-American and African Art, Duke University

Grace Stanislaus
Principal, Celestina and Associates Consultancy

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