Edith “Cookie” Heard is a community and political leader as well as an activist based in Williamsburg, VA.
Joseph W. Jenkins is a human resource and organizational consultant who has worked as a manager and administrator in both the public and private sectors. Currently, he is President of the Surry County African American Heritage Society, Virginia. His underlying objective is “to make a positive difference in all of my endeavors.”
Ann C. Cobb serves as a communication specialist, editing and preparing Project materials such as press releases, grant proposals, correspondence and blog posts. Cobb is a former professor of English composition and literature in the Department of Humanities at Coppin State University, Baltimore, MD. Alongside the Executive Director, Ann L. Chinn, she has helped organize Middle […]