Meet Our Team

MEET OUR TEAM

Eric Jackson

Servant Director

Lee Jordan Jr.

Director of Operations and Culture

Twanneshia Thomas

Administrative Organizer

Teal Hinton

Director of Finance and Sustainability

Myeasha Taylor

Farm Manager

Joseph Tynes

Land Sovereignty Organizer

Jordan Taylor

Communications Organizer & Archivist

Keyona Hough

Food Susu Organizer

MEET THE CIRCLE OF WISE COUNSEL

Our Circle of Wise Counsel is functionally BYI’s Board. They work hand in hand with BYI staff to bring each of our initiative areas to life.

Maryrejahlil Lanier, Budget & Fundraising

Naadiya Hutchinson, Communications

Ashley Johnson, Communications

Geneen Godsey, Governance

Lawanda Williams, Research

Kanav Kathuria, Research

Are you interested in serving on the Circle of Wise Counsel?

 

Are you committed to Black people and Black liberation? Do you have a background/skill set in economic development, organizing, urban farming, and/or fundraising? If so, contact Black Yield Institute at info@blackyieldinstitute.org.