Office of the President

President of Race Forward and Publisher of Colorlines
Chief of Staff
Manager, Office of the President
Senior Fellow
Photo of Eric Ward against a mustard yellow background
Senior Fellow
Senior Director of Special Projects


Senior Vice President of Programs
Director of Strategic Innovations
Dennis Chin
Director of Strategic Initiatives
Executive Assistant to Senior Vice President of Programs
Jesse Villalobos
Senior Director of Place-Based Initiatives


Vice President of Research
Research Director
Research Associate
Manager of Survey Research
Policy Research Manager
Narrative Impact Analyst, Mellon/ACLS Public Fellow

Movement and Capacity Building

VP of Movement & Capacity Building
Senior Director of Movement & Capacity Building
Senior Trainer and Client Engagement Manager

Conferences and Convenings

Director of Conferences and Convenings
Conference & Convenings Manager
Conference & Convenings Coordinator

Institutional and Sectoral Change

Vice President of Institutional and Sectoral Change
Government Alliance on Race and Equity California Regional Manager
Government Alliance on Race and Equity South Regional Manager
Gordon Goodwin
Government Alliance on Race and Equity Director
Government Alliance on Race and Equity Northwest Regional Manager
Maria Martinez
Program Coordinator
Philanthropy Project Director
Ashley Horne
GARE Project Manager
GARE Membership Director
Network Manager, GARE
Juan Serrano
GARE Gulf/Delta Regional Manager


Policy and Advocacy Manager
Director of Policy & Strategy

Narrative, Arts, and Culture

Jeff Chang
Vice President of Narrative, Arts and Culture
Director of Cultural Strategies


Senior Editorial Director
Colorlines Audience Engagement Manager
Editorial Assistant

Strategic Communications & Public Engagement

Director of Strategic Communications & Public Engagement
Managing Graphic Designer
Web Developer
Senior Digital Strategist
Community Engagement Specialist
Lead Video Producer

Development and Partnerships

Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships
Grant Writer/Grants Manager
Senior Director of Development and Partnerships
Development Associate

Finance and Administration

Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration
Randall Oakley
Vice President of Finance & Administration
Oakland Office Associate
Finance Manager
Oksana Wolfe
New York City Office Associate
Finance Associate