Our People

 

Our Leaders

Jill Savitt
President/CEO
Donald Byrd
Chief Operating Officer

Candice Franklin
Development Consultant
Keisha Lewis
Head of Visitor Services

Shani Drake Duncan
Director of Marketing & Public Engagement
Toni Friday
Director of Events & Partnerships
Jennifer Richardson
Director of Human Resources
Nicole A. Moore
Director of Education
Sonya Pierce
Director of Facilities
Ryan M. Roemerman
Executive Director, LGBTQ Institute
Lance Wheeler
Director of Exhibitions
Phil Polk
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Experiences Leader
DJ Sims
Director of Truth + Transformation Initiative


Departments

Administration

Jill Savitt
President/CEO

Donald Byrd
Chief Operating Officer

Jennifer Richardson
Director of Human Resources

Judy Klose
Office Manager / Executive Assistant / Board Liaison

Olivia Greene-Knight
Finance Specialist

Visitor Services

Keisha Lewis
Head of Visitor Services

Donald Young
Manager of Visitor Services

Lisle Dorsey
Manager of Group Marketing

Jabril Lovelady
Visitor Services Lead

Kelly Crosby
Volunteer Coordinator

Ebony Columbus
Admissions Lead

Reece Harris
Visitor Services Lead

Maugrette Washington
Visitor Experience Supervisor

Darien Gulley
Visitor Services Assistant

Meysha Harville
Visitor Services Assistant

Kori Thompson
Visitor Services Assistant

Olivia Sheridan
Group Sales Coordinator

Events & Partnerships

Toni Friday
Director of Events & Partnerships

Xaviar Wallace
Events Manager

Joanne Lerner
Events Manager

Interpretation

Nicole A. Moore
Director of Education

Lance Wheeler
Director of Exhibitions

Jasmine Waters Page
Education and Interpretation Manager

Public Engagement and Marketing

Shani Drake Duncan
Director of Marketing & Public Engagement

Cameron Argotsinger
Senior Manager of Public Engagement

Autumn Duncan
Digital Media & Communications Manager

Kera Lamotte
Public Engagement Coordinator

Samuel Landis
Creative Lead

James Morrow Richards
Public Relations Consultant

Development

Candice Franklin
Development Consultant

Nehemie Lucien
Institutional Giving Manager

Emily Startup
Development Manager

Jasmine Martinez
Development Associate

Adrienne Madkins
Database Manager

Facilities

Sonya Pierce
Director of Facilities

Renzo Garcia
Information Technology Administrator

Quentavious Prayor
IT Support Specialist

Initiatives

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Experiences

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

Jenna Ortiz
DEI Consultant / Facilitator

Tim’m West
DEI Consultant / Facilitator

Martha Caldwell
DEI Consultant / Facilitator

Attallah Pamoja
DEI Consultant / Facilitator

LGBTQ Institute

Ryan M. Roemerman
Executive Director, LGBTQ Institute

Truth + Transformation

DJ Sims
Director, Truth + Transformation Initiative


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.