Board of Directors

Dr. Clara I. Adams
Treasurer and Acting Chair
Special Assistant to the President
Morgan State University

Dr. Charles Beady, Jr.
Chief Executive Officer
Mississippi Food Network

Mr. Davien Burnette
Accenture, LLP

Mr. Ernest Green
Matrix Advisor, LLC

Dr. Leonard L. Haynes III
American Heritage Defense Corporation

Dr. Diana I. Marinez
Professor Emeritus, Biochemistry
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

Dr. Cynthia Overton
Principal Researcher
American Institutes for Research

Dr. Orlando Taylor 
Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Research
Fielding Graduate University

Dr. James Turner
Director, Percy Julian Institute
Daniel Alexander Payne Community Development Corporation