Succulents

OUR VILLAGE

Black Women's Blueprint is survivor-founded and operates as a reduced hierarchical member organization. Our organization strives to operate with equally distributed power regardless of titles, and ensures decision-making power by our member base, which includes male-identified individuals, youth, women and gender-fluid persons.

 

The organization’s eight board of directors and nearly 180 volunteers on the advisory board are reflective of the culturally specific community that this project wishes to serve.

OUR BOARD

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Dailishi Rodriguez

Board Co-Chair

Educator, Momentum Education

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Kim Waldon

Board Co-Chair 

Executive Director, Mount Vernon Family YMCA

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Cathline Burgos

Board Secretary

Educator, New Jersey Department of Education

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Geraldine Dease

Board of Directors

Investigator, NYC Human Resources Administration

Whitney D. Smith

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Bethy Victorin

Board of Directors

NYC Administration for Children's Services

Maria Neve

Board Treasurer

Senior VP, Head of Human Resources, Americas, SONY Music Entertainment

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Board of Directors

Educator, Democracy Prep Public Schools

Board of Directors

Founder, Rasmali Wellness

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Rosemary Didi Jordan

OUR TEAM

BWB has made bold staffing moves to take its last mandate of reconciliation and healing to the next level. Our Executive Directorship transitioned to a Co-Executive Directorship model, shared by Farah Tanis and Sevonna Brown. Ms. Brown assumes Co-Executive Directorship of the initiatives under the umbrella of BWB, focusing on reproductive health and integrative medicine for survivors, while Ms. Tanis assumes Co-Executive Directorship of BWB with a primary focus on its new flagship initiative, Restore Forward.

Cecile Lipworth

Director of Strategic Development

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Eve Admasu

Executive Assistant

Naimah Johnson

Clinical Director

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Farah Tanis

Co-Founder,
Co-Exectutive Director

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Sevonna Brown

Co-Executive Director

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Ann Duckett

Finance Manager

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Faculty & Consultants

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Iakowi.he'ne' Oakes 

 Intercommunal Peace Building & Reconciliation Consultant

Jennifer Billig

Principal Consultant and Lead Faculty, administrator of the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI)

Terrence Harewood

Faculty, Professor of Multicultural Education

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Tonya Lovelace

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President & CEO

Lovelace Consulting Services, Inc.

Founder & CEO

Works-In-Progress Associates

Debra Inwald

Founder, Principal Consultant, Community Planning and Environmental Associates

Nan Stolzenburg

Trainer / Facilitator

Johndalyn Armstrong, MA