Advocacy, Research, Training

Board Members


Myrna Young
Executive Director/CEO
Everywoman Opportunity Center, Inc.
Buffalo, NY

Vice Chair

Shirley J. Wilcher
Executive Director
American Association for Affirmative Action
Washington, DC


Faye L. Morrison

Commissioner to Qualify
Massachusetts Secretary of State Office
Boston, MA


Mary C. Murphree, PhD

Senior Advisor
Center for Women & Work, Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ

Acting President/CEO

Shawn McMahon
Wider Opportunities for Women
Washington, DC


Rebecca K. Feaster
Feaster and Associates
West Des Moines, IA

Julie Kashen
Kashen Consulting
Brooklyn, NY

Barbra A. Kavanaugh, Esq.
Executive Director
Employment Justice Center
Washington, DC

Marsha Koelmel
MPeccable Talent Strategies
East Amherst, NY

Sarah Hospodor-Pallone
Long Branch, NJ

Lexer Quamie
Senior Counsel
The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
Washington, DC

Merble Reagon
Executive Director
Women’s Center for Education & Career Advancement
New York, NY

Marilynn Schuyler
Schuyler Affirmative Action Practice
Washington, DC

Armerita Tell
Bureau Director
Mississippi Department of Education
Jackson, MS

Lawrence Webb
Falls Church, VA

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