Our Team


Our Staff, Board Members, Diversity Catalysts and Advisors represent a diversity of backgrounds, experiences and skills. All are passionate about building inclusive and equitable communities, and have all been impacted by the stories that have challenged and inspired our work.

STAFF

CO-FOUNDERS

  • DEANDRA CADET
    Co-Founder & Executive Director

  • TAEYIN CHOGLUECK
    Co-Founder & Creative Director

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • Udochi Esomonu
    Writer, Activist & Student

  • LUCAS GARCIA
    President

  • DR. CHELDA SMITH KONDO

  • CHRISTIAN MURPHY
    Co-founder & CEO of Catharsis Productions

  • Pamela Young
    Director for Academic Diversity and Inclusion University of Notre Dame

PROGRAMMING COUNCIL

  • Alia Azmat

  • Ginger Cacnio

  • LaShawnda Crowe-Storm

  • DR. CHELDA SMITH KONDO

  • Nancy Wong

SUSTAINABILITY COUNCIL

  • Nneka Soyinka
    Privacy and Data Protection Advocate

VOLUNTEERS

  • Jackie Navarro (Diversity Catalyst)

  • Nandi Mgwaba (Diversity Catalyst)

  • Emily Penaflorida (Diversity Catalyst)

  • LAURA BOYKINS (Diversity Catalyst)

  • Alex La

  • Chamara Moore

  • Jamie Morgan

  • Lauren Morisseau

  • Dania Straughan

PAST BOARD MEMBERS

Thank you to our previous board members.

  • Jordan Brown

  • RENEE FLEMING

  • MARIA GIBBS

  • Leana Jonassaint

  • Cecilia Lucero

  • Melissa Paulsen

  • PETER WOO


If you are interested in joining our team, please contact us.