George Ayittey, PhD, Associate Scholar, Foreign Policy Research Institute, and Distinguished Economist in Residence at The American University.

Kathryn Howard, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania, specializing in bilingual education.

Carol McLaughlin, PhD, M.D, M.P.H, Attending Physician in the HIV/Infectious Diseases Clinic at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center.

Viviane T. Nachmias, PhD, Emeritus Professor, Department of Anatomy at the University of Pennsylvania and volunteer at the Lea K-8 School in West Philadelphia.

Ginette Nzau-Muteta, Socio-Economist in Chief, OSHD.1 in the Department of Human Resources for the African Bank of Development.

Pierre Seya, Ph.D., Chief education analyst the African Development Bank (AfDB).

Hongping Tian, Ph.D., Director of Health Programs at the Yale-China Association.

Dandridge Collins, Ph.D., licensed PA psychologist with over 30 years of experience training in diverse settings. His work on trauma was recognized on CNN’s Fit Nation program that was co-hosted by Dr. Sanjay Gupta and former president Bill Clinton.

Dana Tomlin, Ph.D., Professor of Landscape Architecture, University of Pennsylvania; Co-director, Cartographic Modeling Laboratory Landscape Architecture.

Adenike Walker Classroom teacher, Jubilee School in West Philadelphia and parent affiliate, French International School of Philadelphia.

Elijah Austin is the founder of Promo Management which provides the communities small & medium business with brand identity and online presence through website design, online marketing, social media and print.

Ahema Asare, MBA, Director of Grants Management at New York-Presbyterian Hospital (NYP). New-York-Presbyterian Hospital is one of the foremost academic medical centers in the world, named to the Honor Roll of “America’s Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report for seven consecutive years.