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, Cherry Hill

Xitlali Ceballos

Food Susu Organizer

Jordan Taylor

Communications Organizer & Archivist

Joseph Tynes

Land Sovereignty 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.

Sache Jones, Governance

Ramona Dowdell, Governance

Naadiya Hutchinson, Communications

Joyce Bartlett, Praxis

Ashely Johnson, Communications

Geneen Godsey, Governance

Kanav Kathuria, Research

Hannah Correlli, Praxis

Maryrejahlil Lanier, Budget & Finance

Jimmy Little, Budget & Finance

Chantel Kornegay, Budget & Finance

Lawanda Williams, 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.