Office of the President

President of Race Forward and Publisher of Colorlines
Photo of Eric Ward
Executive Vice President
Helen Chin, Senior Fellow, Communities First


Senior Vice President of Programs
Jesse Villalobos
Senior Director of Place-Based Initiatives
Director of Strategic Innovations
Training Strategies Director

Movement Capacity Building

Vice President of Movement Capacity Building
Movement Capacity Building Director
Director of Policy & Strategy
Policy and Advocacy Manager
Training and Content Manager
Movement Capacity Building Associate
Movement Capacity Building Manager
Mass Freedom Coordinator

Conferences and Convenings

Director of Conferences and Convenings
Conference & Convenings Manager
Conference & Convenings Coordinator
Conferences & Convenings Associate

Institutional and Sectoral Change

Vice President of Institutional and Sectoral Change
Carlton C. Eley
Senior Director for Federal Strategies
Gordon Goodwin
Government Alliance on Race and Equity Director
Director of Learning Strategies
GARE Director of Online Community
GARE Regional Manager
Manager of Survey Research
Director of Operations, GARE
GARE Membership Coordinator
GARE Data Coordinator
Director of Network Narrative & Communication
Alex Frank
Director of Root Solutions for Public Safety
Jeanetta Churchill
GARE Director of Survey Research
Chanier McDonald
GARE Data and Insights Manager
Martha Guthrie
GARE Deputy Director of Network Strategies
Yolanda Burckhardt smiling toward camera.
GARE Strategic Content Program Manager
Olusola smiling.
GARE Director of Innovative Practice
Sloane Kali Faye smiling toward camera.
Outreach and Marketing Director of Federal Strategies
Janine smiling.
GARE Director of Strategic Partnerships
GARE Network Program Manager

Narrative, Arts, and Culture

Dennis Chin holding an orange pipe cleaner spelling out his name.
Vice President, Narrative, Arts, and Culture
Director of Narrative and Cultural (NAC) Strategies
Student Organizer, H.E.A.L. Together
Lead Organizer H.E.A.L. Together
Anastasia Ordonez
Public Education Leadership Project (PELP) Director


Colorlines Audience Engagement Manager

Strategic Communications & Public Engagement

Vice President of Strategic Communications and Public Engagement
Manager Of Podcasts and Audio Initiatives

Development and Partnerships

Faron McLurkin
Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships
Senior Director of Development and Partnerships
Director of Development & Partnerships
Joncelyn Abbot
Director of Development & Partnerships
Grant Writer/Grants Manager
Development & Partnerships Manager
Katie Sang Wright
Development & Partnerships Coordinator

Finance and Operations

Human Resources

Human Resources Coordinator


Web Developer