Our Board of Directors

Rev. Paul Perez, Chair

Director, Office of Justice and Mission, Detroit Conference, United Methodist Church

Freddy Polanco, Vice Chair

Organizing Director, SEIU Michigan, Detroit

Rev. Jack Eggleston, Secretary

Assistant to the Bishop, Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Southeast Michigan Synod, Detroit

Paula White, Treasurer

St. Catherine of Siena Church, Kalamazoo

Nadia Tonova

Director, National Network for Arab American Communities, ACCESS, Dearborn

Christos Michilakis

Director, United Food and Commercial Workers 876

Albina de Jesus

Holy Angels Church, Sturgis

Elizabeth Salazar

Pastor, Evangelical Ministry Church, Kalamazoo

Sergio Martinez

Detroit Immigrants Rights Organizing Committee

Seydi Sarr

General Secretary,President and Founder, African Bureau of Immigration & Social Affairs (ABISA) Detroit

Deacon Charles Thomas

Evangel Ministries, Detroit

Aamina Ahmed

Director, APIA Vote – Michigan

Advisory Board

Isra Daraiseh

ACCESS

Sean McCann

former State Representative

Professor Ruben Martinez

Julian Samora Research Institute, MSU

Glenn Winters

UAW Local 2093

Nickolas Boyd

Kalamazoo