Board of Trustees

Amelia Warren Tyagi
Board Chair
Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer
Business Talent Group

Amy Hanauer
Board Vice-Chair
Executive Director
Policy Matters Ohio

Gina Glantz
Board Treasurer
Visiting Adjunct Lecturer
Kennedy School of Government

Connie Cagampang Heller
Board Secretary
Linked Fate Fund for Justice

Mark Alexander
Professor of Law
Seton Hall University of Law

Janet Dewart Bell
Communications Strategist and
Management Consultant

Rev. Janet McCune Edwards
Co-Moderator and Board Member
More Light Presbyterians

Robert Franklin
President Emeritus
Morehouse College

Joshua Fryday
Chief Operating Officer
NextGen Climate Action



Van Jones
President and Co-Founder
Rebuild the Dream

Clarissa Martínez-De-Castro
Director of Immigration and National Campaigns
National Council of La Raza

Heather McGhee

Mary Mountcastle
Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation

Rashad Robinson
Executive Director
Color of Change

Janet Shenk
Senior Program Officer
Panta Rhea Foundation

Paul Egerman
Software Entrepreneur


Charles R. Halpern
Founding Board Chair Emeritus
Scholar in Residence, Boalt Hall School of Law
University of California, Berkeley

Ernest Tollerson (on leave)
Director, Policy & Media Relations
Metropolitan Transportation Authority