22
JUL
2019

DJ Mary Mac

Mary was introduced to the art of turntables and mixing by her older brother while he practiced daily in the basement of their family’s Rosedale, Queens home. Barely a teen, yet highly intrigued by the techniques of the many notable DJ’s of that era, Mary began working diligently...
22
JUL
2019

Kerby Jean-Raymond

Kerby Jean-Raymond got his start in the fashion in the industry at the age of 14. While attending the High School of Fashion Industries in New York, he began interning with Kay Unger. After 2 years working directly under the designer, he began working at Marchesa as the brand was...
22
JUL
2019

Martine Jean-Baptiste

Martine Jean-Baptiste has been involved in women’s health since 1986 after graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the College of Mount Saint Vincent. She has worked with women and their families throughout the lifecycle in a variety of settings. Her professional...
22
JUL
2019

Rajni Jacques

A graduate of Rutgers College and The Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University, where she received her Masters Degree, Ms. Jacques’ first foray into fashion was as an intern at the niche, and now defunct Honey magazine. From there, she went on to freelance in...
22
JUL
2019

Leonie Marie Hermantin

Leonie M. Hermantin was born in Haiti and grew up in New York City. Ms. Hermantin’s career reflects her commitment to her community and to her chosen professional path in community development.  She has more than 20 years of grassroots community experience in Miami’s Haitian...
22
JUL
2019

DJ Hard Hittin Harry

Born in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, raised in Montreal, Canada, and Newark, New Jersey, DJ Hard Hittin Harry, is a 30+ year veteran making it happen all over the clubs, mixtapes, internet, and television. If you don’t know Harry then it’s time that you did. Currently residing in...
22
JUL
2019

Claudine Gay

Claudine Gay leads Harvard’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences with a longstanding dedication to academic service, to the value of scholarship and a deep devotion to mentorship for both students and faculty. She assumed the role of Edgerley Family Dean of the FAS in August 2018,...
22
JUL
2019

Hans Fülcher

Jean-Hans Fülcher, is an international award winning movie Production Designer, Fabricator, & Event Producer, from Cap-Haitian, Haiti. With a degree from Pratt Institute as a Car Designer, he was groomed early to work for the Big 3 car companies in Detroit, Michigan. A true...
22
JUL
2019

Aldrin K. Enis

Aldrin Enis serves as Northeast Region Outreach Director for the African American constituency of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), which is rated in the top three lobbying organizations in the United States and number one in pro-Israel lobbying. During his...
22
JUL
2019

Yona Deshommes

Yona Deshommes began her professional career in education as an Academic Coordinator at a residential treatment center, where she created and facilitated a number of cultural and educational programs for at risk youth from the juvenile justice and foster care systems. She was...