Our People

 

Our Leaders

Jill Savitt
President/CEO
Donald Byrd
Chief Operating Officer

Candice Franklin
Head of Development
Calinda Lee
Head of Programs and Exhibitions
Keisha Lewis
Head of Visitor Services

Lavette Dow-Jones
Senior Director of Finance
Shani Drake
Director of Public Engagement & Marketing
Toni Friday
Director of Events & Partnerships
Jennifer Richardson
Director of Human Resources
Nicole A. Moore
Director of Education
Sonya Pierce
Director of Facilities
Deborah J. Richardson
Executive Director, International Human Trafficking Institute
Ryan M. Roemerman
Executive Director, LGBTQ Institute


Departments

Administration

Jill Savitt
President/CEO

Donald Byrd
Chief Operating Officer

Jennifer Richardson
Director of Human Resources

Lavette Dow-Jones
Senior Director of Finance

Judy Klose
Office Manager / Executive Assistant / Board Liaison

Jennifer Franco
Administrative Assistant

Visitor Services

Keisha Lewis
Head of Visitor Services

Donald Young
Manager of Visitor Services

Lisle Dorsey
Group Sales Manager

Jabril Lovelady
Visitor Services Lead

James Smith
Visitor Services Supervisor

Kelly Crosby
Volunteer Coordinator

Ebony Columbus
Admissions Lead

Reece Harris
Visitor Services Lead

Maugrette Washington
Visitor Services Lead

Tevin Goss
Visitor Services Assistant

Olivia Sheridan
Group Sales Coordinator

Events & Partnerships

Toni Friday
Director of Events & Partnerships

Xavier Christina Wallace
Senior Events Coordinator

Taylor Moses
Events Coordinator

Hillary Olson
Events Coordinator

Programs and Exhibitions

Calinda Lee
Head of Programs and Exhibitions

Nicole A. Moore
Director of Education

Jasmine Waters Page
Education Programs Coordinator

Phil Polk
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Program Consultant

Jenna Ortiz
DEI Consultant / Facilitator

Tim’m West
DEI Consultant / Facilitator

Public Engagement and Marketing

Shani Drake
Director of Public Engagement & Marketing

Cameron Argotsinger
Public Programs Senior Manager

David Hopings
Manager of Public Engagment

Christa Williams
Public Engagement Coordinator

Kera Lamotte
Public Programs Coordinator

Keyaira McCauley
Digital Media and Public Relations Manager

Samuel Landis
Senior Designer

James Morrow Richards
Public Relations Consultant

Development

Candice Franklin
Head of Development

Nehemie Lucien
Institutional Giving Manager

Kurt Reynolds
Development Coordinator

Zak Ismail
Database Manager

Facilities

Sonya Pierce
Director of Facilities

Renzo Garcia
Information Technology Administrator

Institutes

LGBTQ Institute

Ryan M. Roemerman
Executive Director, LGBTQ Institute

International Human Trafficking Institute

Deborah J. Richardson
Executive Director, International Human Trafficking Institute

DeAndre Marshall
IHTI Training Manager

Health & Human Rights Institute

Maya K. Watson, J.D.
Health & Human Rights Fellow

 


Our Board


Download our Board List as a PDF.

Curators & Experts

The Center has three permanent exhibitions as well as installations honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. and Eleanor Roosevelt. We regularly mount small temporary exhibitions in our mezzanine and on our outdoor plaza. Learn More.