Kimani Fowlin

Kimani Fowlin is a Native New Yorker and co-founder of ChoreoConcepts. Kimani’s choreography (while at Sarah Lawrence College) was selected to compete in the American College Dance Festival in Columbus, Ohio. She co-directed M’Zawa Danz from 1995 to 2000 with Maia Claire Garrison; during this time she choreographed and performed as an independent artist with…

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Carmen Mojica Fabian

Carmen Mojica is an Afro-Dominican woman born and raised in the Bronx. She is a poet, writer, workshop facilitator, model and birth doula. She is a graduate of the State University of New York at New Paltz, with a bachelor’s degree in Black Studies and Television/Radio Productions. She has graced the stages of the Nuyorican…

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Alexis Flanagan

Alexis Flanagan is a Certified Holistic Health Counselor and the Community Organizer for the Safe and Sound Campaign.  She is a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and holds a BA in Spanish Language and Literature from the University of Maryland.  Prior to coming to the Safe and Sound Campaign, she worked as an…

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Sofale Ellis

Sofale Ellis is a visual artist based in the Washington, DC-Metro area.  She received her BFA from Howard University in 1994.  Sofale creates mixed media art work, blending textiles, feathers, mirrored glass, and vibrant colors to create one-of-kind artistic expressions that have been showcased and sold throughout the country.  Sofale is also the CEO of…

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Nina Angela Mercer

Nina Angela Mercer is a multi genre writer and performing artist.  She has studied at Howard University, American University, and University of Maryland. She is the Executive Director of Ocean Ana Rising, Inc. – an arts education non profit organization (www.oarinc.org) based in New York City and Washington, D.C. Much of her work is dedicated…

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