Education has been a major part of The HistoryMakers since its inception. The HistoryMakers has conducted institutes, held public programs, created curriculums and produced documentaries all in the name of education. Please read below to learn more about The HistoryMakers education initiatives.

Chair and Committee Members

Chair and Committee Members

Honorary Co-Chairs
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder

Program Co-Chairs
Broad, Eli
Brown, Payne
Guthman, Sandra
Haywood, George and Cheryl
Nesbitt, Martin
Schwab, Helen
Terrell, Dorothy
Trader, Genelle

Program Committee
Appiah, Krystal
Arnold, Curtis
Austin, Joy
Ball, Arnetha
Billingsley, Amy
Blackburn, Alpha
Boyce, Joseph
Bradley, Katherine
Breckenridge, Cora
Brizard, Jean-Claude
Broadnax, Walter
Brown, Stefanie
Burgess, Gloria
Bush, Antoinette
Butterfield, Valeisha
Byrd, Donna
Cahill, Michele
Carew, Joy
Chambers, Michael
Chapman, Kelly
Clark, Augusta
Curry, George
Daniels, Irma
Davidson, Jill
Dickerson, Janet
Ewing, Sylvia
Franklin, Homer
Griffin, Will
Hagans, Michelle
Hampton, Jack
Hardin, Alyss
Haycock, Kati
Haykal, Aaisha
Hobson, Mellody
Hughes, Robert
Johns, David
Johnson, Aisha
Johnson, David
Juzang, Ivan
Kerr, Leah
King, Lillian
Loder-Jackson, Tondra
Lucia, Bill
Mackel, Marilyn
Mayo, Georgette
McEwen, Doris
McGuire, Kent
Meeks, Catherine
Mickens, Ronald
Morris, Frank
Norman, Dr. Silas
Norman, Georgette
O'Banion, Delano
Odeoti-Hassan, Nia
Oland Squires, Emily
Palmer, Alice
Pendleton, Debbie
Ramsey, Russell
Rawlins, Elizabeth
Render, Felicia
Roberts, Deborah
Ross, LD
Rozman, Ariela
Sales, Karen
Sales, Ruby
Scott, Gloria
Simmons, Kimberley
Small, Lynn
Stafford, Bernice
Stupski, Joyce
Thompson- Cole, Carol
Thomson, Laura
Tindal, Brenda
Turner, Sylvester
Walker, Lee
Wambu, Christopher
Washington, Mary C.
Waugh, Judith
Weingarten, Charles
Williams, Trish
Wolf-DiBiase, Rebecca
Woods, Cheylon
Wuest, Jack
Young, Sonjia
Zopp, Andrea