Foundation for Historic Africana (FHA) is dedicated to the preservation of the histories and cultures of Africans and the African Diaspora. The FHA’s goals are to achieve its mission with historical research, publication of community histories and biographies, campaigns for the preservation of historic sites, cultural tourism and educational programming in underserved and underrepresented communities.
Tiwanna M. Simpson, Ph.D.
Founder & Executive Director
Carolyn L. Staunton, M.A.
Sterling A. Ramsey
Georgia & West Coast Regional Project Director of Education & Fundraising
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Joanne V. Gabbin, Ph.D.
Professor of English & Executive Director, Furious Flower Poetry Center- James Madison University
Rhonda C. Neal, MLHR
Chief Diversity Officer--Kaiser Permanente, Georgia Region
Maurice N. Perkins
Maurice N. Perkins Real Estate Co. Inc.
Past President of 100 Black Men Long Island, NY
Sylvia Frank Rodrigue
Owner, Sylverlining Editorial Consulting
Michelle L. Thomas, J.D.
Attorney, Dekalb County Law Department
Michelle L. Watts, Ph.D.
Scholar, African American Literature
Owner, Educational & Diversity Consulting Firm
Risa D. Williams, J.D.
Attorney; State Editor in Chief, Tax Analysts
Tanya Fogg Young