Core 

Our leaders and innovators. Building space for the amplification of a more inclusive narrative.

  Courtney Phillips (CF)  Relationships Director

Courtney Phillips (CF)
Relationships Director

  Matthew Manning (CF)  Creative Director

Matthew Manning (CF)
Creative Director

  A  ndr  é   Bobb  Brand Director

André Bobb
Brand Director

  Zenaya Williams  Executive Producer

Zenaya Williams
Executive Producer

 
  Aja Van Buren  Culture Director

Aja Van Buren
Culture Director

  Amir Abed  Finance Director

Amir Abed
Finance Director

  Dominique Clayton  Curator, Unbound

Dominique Clayton
Curator, Unbound

  John Caleb Pendleton  Curator, Black Lit Collective 

John Caleb Pendleton
Curator, Black Lit Collective 

 
  Taylor S.  Community Curator (L.A.)

Taylor S.
Community Curator (L.A.)

  Kelly Norris  Community Curator (L.A.)

Kelly Norris
Community Curator (L.A.)

 
 
 

 
 

Editorial

The voices that drive our content.

Read their work on Unbound.

  Skhathisomusa Mthembu  Copywriter Johannesburg

Skhathisomusa Mthembu
Copywriter
Johannesburg

  Adia Gooden  Copywriter Chicago

Adia Gooden
Copywriter
Chicago

  Kristen Evans  Copywriter Chicago

Kristen Evans
Copywriter
Chicago

  Catherine Esther Cowie  Copywriter Chicago

Catherine Esther Cowie
Copywriter
Chicago

 
  Jessica Manning  Copywriter Minneapolis

Jessica Manning
Copywriter
Minneapolis

  Mame Kwayie  Copywriter Chicago

Mame Kwayie
Copywriter
Chicago

  Zwakele Mbanjwa  Copywriter Johannesburg

Zwakele Mbanjwa
Copywriter
Johannesburg

  Lauren Fox  Copywriter New York City

Lauren Fox
Copywriter
New York City

 
  Shyrah Perkins  Copywriter Phoenix

Shyrah Perkins
Copywriter
Phoenix

  Darartu Mohamed  Copywriter Chicago

Darartu Mohamed
Copywriter
Chicago

  Lincoln Hill  Copywriter Chicago

Lincoln Hill
Copywriter
Chicago

  Charlotte Manning  Copywriter Stockholm

Charlotte Manning
Copywriter
Stockholm

 
  Annette Mambuca  Editor Chicago

Annette Mambuca
Editor
Chicago

  Jill Shah  Editor New York City

Jill Shah
Editor
New York City

  Alyssa Smaldino  Copy Editor New York City

Alyssa Smaldino
Copy Editor
New York City

 
 
 

 
 

Photo

Our visual storytellers.

  Bobby Rogers  Minneapolis 

Bobby Rogers
Minneapolis 

  Ashleigh Staton  Queens

Ashleigh Staton
Queens

  "ThoughtPoet" Brown  Chicago

"ThoughtPoet" Brown
Chicago

  Irene Wesee  Minneapolis

Irene Wesee
Minneapolis

 
  Nancy Musinguzi  Minneapolis

Nancy Musinguzi
Minneapolis

  Nicol Biesek  Los Angeles

Nicol Biesek
Los Angeles

  Yemi Kuku  Altadena

Yemi Kuku
Altadena

  Curt Saunders  Brooklyn

Curt Saunders
Brooklyn

 
  Anna Lanier  Chicago

Anna Lanier
Chicago

Matt Marion
Chicago

  Emanuel D. Williams  Chicago

Emanuel D. Williams
Chicago

  Biance Alebiosu  Chicago

Biance Alebiosu
Chicago

 
 

 
 

Board

Our mentors and trustees.

Ronald E. Childs
Omen Communications

Ameena Matthews, Ph.D
The Interrupters

Keith Baltimore
DePaul University

 
 

 
We are not fighting for integration, nor are we fighting for separation. We are fighting for recognition as human beings...
— MALCOLM X | Civil Rights Leader