People
Governing Council
Premilla Nadasen Premilla Nadasen
President & Conference Co-Chair (2018-2020)
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Diane Harriford Diane Harriford
Vice President (2018-2020)
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Karsonya Wise Whitehead Karsonya Wise Whitehead
Secretary (2019-2021)
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Natali Valdez Natali Valdez
Treasurer (2019-2021)
Valerie Francisco-Menchavez Valerie Francisco-Menchavez
Member-at-Large (2019-2021)
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Mahruq Khan Mahruq Khan
Member-at-Large (2018-2020)
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Sekile Nzinga-Johnson Sekile Nzinga-Johnson
Member-at-Large (2019-2021)
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M. Billye Sankofa Waters M. Billye Sankofa Waters
Member-at-Large (2018-2020)
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Briona S. Jones Briona S. Jones
Lesbian Caucus Co-Chair (2020-2022)
Montinique D. McEachern Montinique D. McEachern
Lesbian Caucus Co-Chair (2020-2022)
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Lisa Covington Lisa Covington
Women of Color Caucus Co-Chair (2020-2022)
Whitney Peoples Whitney Peoples
Women of Color Caucus Co-Chair (2017-2021)
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Conference Co-Chairs
Premilla Nadasan Premilla Nadasen
President & Conference Co-Chair (2018-2020)
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Dána-Ain Davis Dána-Ain Davis
Conference Co-Chair (2018-2020)
Robyn C. Spencer Robyn C. Spencer
Conference Co-Chair (2018-2020)
Staff
Deana G. Lewis Deana G. Lewis
Executive Director
Jennifer Ash Jennifer Ash
Associate Director
Victoria Agunod Victoria Agunod
Office Assistant


Past Presidents

Barbara Ransby, 2016-2018
Vivian May, 2014-2016
Yi-Chun Tricia Lin, 2012-2014
Bonnie Thornton Dill, 2010-2012
Beverly Guy Sheftall, 2008-2010
Barbara Howe, 2006-2008
Jacqui Zita, 2004-2006
Maria Gonzales, 2002-2004


2015 Strategic Planning Committee

Vivian M. May, President
Nana Osei-Kofi, Vice President
Carrie Baker, Secretary
Diane Harriford, Treasurer
Adela C. Licona, Elections Chair
Yi-Chun Tricia Lin, Past President
Beverly Guy-Sheftall, NWSA President 2009-2011
Amanda Lock Swarr, At Large Member
Stephanie Troutman, At Large Member