Race & Ethnicity Project Advisory Panel

Advisory Panel

Our Advisory Panel has provided expertise and guidance from both the academic and industry perspective.

Arlene Davila, Professor of Anthropology and American Studies, New York University

Hasia Diner, Dept. of History, Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies, New York University

Daisy Expósito-Ulla, Chairman & CEO, d expósito & Partners

Jonas Greene, Brand Manager, American Indian College Fund, Wieden + Kennedy

Hiroko Hatanaka, Vice President, Management Supervisor, IW Group

Jacqueline Hernández, Chief Operating Officer, Telemundo Media

Bill Imada, Chairman and Chief Collaboration Officer, IW Group

Paul Kurnit, Founder & President, Kurnit Communications, PS Insights; Marketing Professor, Pace Univ.

Pat Lafferty, Chief Executive Officer, Translation, LLC

Byron Lewis Sr., Chairman Emeritus, UniWorld Group, Inc.

Shirley Jennifer Lim, Associate Professor of History, SUNY Stony Brook

Marya McQuirter, Digital Curator, Race & Ethnicity in Advertising Project

Joe Min, Account Director, interTrend Communications

Mendi Obadike, Assistant Professor, Humanities & Media Studies, Pratt Institute

William M. O’Barr, Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Duke University

Kathy Peiss, Nichols Professor of American History, University of Pennsylvania

Clara Rodriguez, Professor, Department of Sociology & Anthropology, Fordham University

Hayes Roth, Principal, HA Roth Consulting

Shalini Shankar, Assoc. Professor of Anthropology & Asian American Studies, Northwestern Univ.

Susan Smulyan, Professor, Department of American Studies, Brown University

Robert W. Snyder, Associate Professor, Director of American Studies, Rutgers-Newark

Jon Yokagawa, Vice President, Consumer Engagement, interTrend Communications

Current Funders

AEF Board of Directors
Association of National Advertisers (ANA)

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