AAAM Staff

Vedet Coleman-Robinson

Vedet Coleman-Robinson, Executive Director (ex officio)
Association of African American Museums
P.O. Box 23698
Washington, D.C. 20026-3698
info@BlackMuseums.org

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EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

LaNesha DeBardelaben

LaNesha DeBardelaben, President
Northwest African American Museum, Executive Director
president@blackmuseums.org

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Omar Eaton-Martinez

Omar Eaton-Martinez, Vice President
Maryland-National Capital Parks and Planning Commission, Natural and Historical Resources Division, Prince George’s County Parks and Recreation
Assistant Division Chief of Historical Resources
Riverdale, MD
vicepresident@blackmuseums.org

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Tsitsi Jones

Tsitsi (Tee) Jones, Treasurer
National Civil Rights Museum, Director of Finance
treasurer@blackmuseums.org

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Robert E. Luckett

Dr. Robert E. Luckett, Secretary
Jackson State University, Margaret Walker Center, Executive Director
secretary@blackmuseums.org

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Malika Polk-Lee

Malika Polk-Lee, Member-at-Large
B.B. King Museum, Executive Director
mal@blackmuseums.org

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Brian Carter

Brian J. Carter, Immediate Past President
4-Culture, Executive Director
pastpresident@blackmuseums.org

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Tim Barber

Timothy Barber
The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater
Executive Director
Miami, FL

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Dina Bennett

Dina Bennett
American Jazz Museum
Director of Collections and Curatorial Affairs
Kansas City, Missouri

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Jacqueline K. Dace

Jacqueline K. Dace
Executive Director
St. Louis ArtWorks
St. Louis, MO

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Dr. Robert “Bert” Davis
America’s Black Holocaust Museum
President/CEO
Milwaukee, WI

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Nicole Ivy

Dr. Nicole Ivy
The George Washington University
Assistant Professor
Washington, D.C.

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Dr. Ashley Jordan

Dr. Ashley Jordan
African American Museum in Philadelphia
President & CEO
Philadelphia, PA

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Dr. Joy Kinard

Dr. Joy Kinard
Alabama’s Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site, Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site and Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail
Superintendent
Tuskegee, AL

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Shirl Spicer

Shirl Spicer
M-NCPPC Montgomery Parks
Museum Manager
Silver Spring, MD

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Brenda Tindal

Dr. Brenda Tindal
Harvard Museums of Science & Culture
Executive Director
Cambridge, MA

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Dr. Noelle Trent

Dr. Noelle Trent
National Civil Rights Museum
Director of Interpretation, Collections & Education
Memphis, TN

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Ahmad Ward

Ahmad Ward
Historic Mitchelville Freedom Park
Executive Director
Hilton Head Island, SC

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Dr. Doretha Williams

Dr. Doretha Williams
Robert F. Smith Fund Program Manager, National Museum of African American History and Culture
Center Director
Washington, DC

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