Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham

Dr. Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham
ASALH President, Harvard University
Bio for Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham

Dr. Greer C. Stanford-Randle
Vice President for Membership, Membership Committee Chair
Antioch University

Dr. Jim C. Harper, II
Vice President for Programs
North Carolina Central University

Dr. Karsonya “Kaye” Wise Whitehead
Loyola University


Mr. Gilbert Smith
Washington, DC

Ms. Sylvia Y. Cyrus
Executive Director

Executive Council Members


Class of 2018

Mr. John Ashley, Esq.
Washington,  DC

Ms. Dorothy Bailey, Governance Committee Chair
Prince George’s County Truth Branch, MD

Mr. Jeff Banks, Audit & Finance Committee Chair, Annual Luncheon Host Committee Co-Chair
United Bank, Washington, DC

Mrs. Barbara Spencer Dunn, Membership Committee Co-Chair, Carter G. Woodson House, Co-Chair, Nominating Co-Chair
Maryland Commission on African American History & Culture

Dr. Sharon Harley, Publications Committee Chair
University of Maryland

Dr. Edna Greene Medford
Howard University

Dr. Annette Palmer
Morgan State University

Dr.  Janet Sims-Wood, Nominations Committee Co-Chair
Prince Georges County Community College

Class of 2019

Dr. Sundiata Cha-Jua, Academic Program Committee Co-Chair
University of Illinois, Urbanna

Ms. Zende Clark
Newark, NJ

Dr. Natanya Duncan
Lehigh University

Dr. Cheryl  Gooch
Delaware  Historical  Society

Robert L. Harris, Jr.
Cornell University (retired)

Mr. Anton House
Howard University

Mrs. Gladys Mack, Annual Luncheon Host Committee Co-Chair, Human Resources Committee Chair
Washington, DC

Class of 2020

Ms. Gloria Browne-Marshall
The Manhattan Branch of ASALH

Ms. LaNesha DeBardelaben, Marketing Committee Chair, Development Committee Co-Chair
Northwest African American Museum, Seattle, WA

Dr. Bettye Gardner, Carter G. Woodson House Committee Chair
Coppin State University (Ret.)

Mrs. Susan Simms Marsh, Esq.
Pennsylvania American Water

Dr. Sheila Flemming-Hunter, Awards Committee chair
Blackrose Foundation

Dr. Lionel Kimble, Academic Program Committee Co-Chair
Chicago State University

Mr. Moses Massenburg
Michigan State University

Dr. Gladys Gary Vaughn, Development Committee Co-Chair, Luncheon Committee Co-Chair
Cabin John, MD