Arts & Culture Guru
Aya leads Village of Wisdom's cultural organizing work with partners and artists. She designs amazing activities to shift minds and senses when a change in approach is necessary. She also supports our parent engagement work. Oh, and she's a professional performing artist.
Black Genius Conjurer
Taylor leads Village of Wisdom's efforts to support Black parent leadership. She dreams up activities and conversations to bring families together and deepen the collective knowledge of the Village. She manages conversation like few others can and always does it with a smile!
William P. Jackson, PhD
William leads Village of Wisdom in endeavors related to fundraising, attracting new consulting contracts, and imagining new ways VOW can achieve it's ultimate vision of Black Parents making American schools equitable learning spaces. He also works hard at listening
Anthony makes sure Village of Wisdom's books and monies are tight! He makes sure folks get paid and he does that with style. Always the life of the party we're grateful he's good with numbers and people! :)
Dr. Anthony Jones
The Receipt Keeper
Joseph Graham Jr., MS
BG Instruction Leader
Joseph leads VOW's professional development sessions for educators and school leaders. He establishes and maintains partnerships with institutions and organizations. He is passionate about the voice of Black parents and Black children being heard and valued as a necessary part of achieving a learning experience.
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