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Alicia B. Adams

Vice President of International Programming & Dance, 

John F. Kennedy Center

Francis Chisholm

Former U.S. Consul General to Durban, South Africa

Keith Doley, Esq.

South African Honorary Consul to New Orleans 

Dr. James Early

Former Director of Cultural Heritage Policy, Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Studies, Smithsonian Institution

Caroline Hunter

Founder, Polaroid Revolutionary Worker Movement

Willard Johnson, Ph.D.,

Professor of Political Science Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Richard Lapchick

Director, The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport

Rose McElrath-Slade

Founder, President & CEO, Strategic Resources

Michael B. Mitchell

Retired Maryland State Senator

Mwiza Munthali

Radio Host, Africa Now 

Former Public Outreach Director, TransAfrica Forum

Penny Von Eschen

Professor of History and William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor in American Studies

Sonja N. Woods



Peter Davidson

Dr. Sam Gulube

Former Secretary for Defence, Republic of South Africa

Gaby Magomola

Author and Executive Chairman, Thamaga Africa Holdings

Sithembile Mbete, Ph.D.

Lecturer, Department of Political Sciences

University of Pretoria

Dr. Mathole Motshekga 

Chief Whip, Joint Chiefs Forum                           

Parliament of The Republic of South Africa

Duma Ndlovu

Director and Founder, Word of Mouth Pictures

Sifiso Mxolisi Ndlovu

Professor of History, University of South Africa

Sibusiso Vil-Nkomo 

Interim Director of the Thabo Mbeki African School of Public and International Affairs at the University of South Africa (UNISA)

Dr. Morley Nkosi

Managing Associate, Morley Nkosi Associates, Management and Development Consultants  

Neo Lekgotla laga Ramoupi, Ph.D.

Faculty Member 

Wits School of Education,

Curricula in African Higher Education

Ntsiki Sisulu-Singapi

Chief Director

Department of Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities

Michael Sudarkasa

CEO, Africa Business Group 

Christopher Till

Founder and Director, Apartheid Museum

Luvuyo Wotshela 

Director & Professor 

National Heritage and Cultural Studies Centre (NAHECS) at the University of Fort Hare

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