Steering Committee

The Race Equity Research Leadership Collective has been formed under the direction of local and regional social justice, race and equity leaders. Members of our steering committee contribute their insights and talents to shaping the research, leadership and advocacy efforts of the REcollective, providing support, guidance and oversight of progress.


Cherrelle J. Duncan

Bakeyah Nelson, Ph.D.

Air Alliance Houston

Bakeyah Nelson, Ph.D.

Cherrelle J. Duncan

Duncan Impact Solutions

Drew Willey

Drew Willey

Restoring Justice

Frances Valdez

Houston in Action

Sam Bradley

Boston College

Will Francis

NASW/TX