Our History 

In 1981, the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. (NCBW) was formed with a mission to advocate on behalf of black women and girls to promote leadership development and gender equity in the areas of health, education and economic empowerment. During its 34-year history, NCBW has chartered over 65 chapters with a cumulative membership of more than 3,500 women, representing 30 states.

New Haven Metropolitan Chapter - Chartered September 2016 

Overview of 2019 Programs

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New Haven Metropolitan Chapter 

Board of Directors

 

Valencia A. Goodridge, MBA, President

Miriam James, First Vice President of Programs

Jenell M. Lawson, MS, MBA, Second Vice President of Finance & Fund Dev.

Karrol-Ann Brown, Esq., Third Vice President of Membership & Chapter Dev.

Lorraine Gibbons, MBA, Treasurer

Sheila Brown, Recording Secretary

Cynthia Hayes, Corresponding Secretary

Lisa Willis, Financial Secretary

Agnes Wilson, Esq., Public Policy Chair

Taylor Samuels-Gonzalez, Director

Victoria Dancy, MBA, Director

Rona Durham, Director

Michelle Crook, Director

Sherlyn Garner, Director

Carlotta Allen, Director

New Haven Metropolitan Chapter Active Members 

Carlotta Allen *

Shirley D. Anderson

Gwen Brantley

Karrol-Ann Brown

Sheila Brown

Joanne Butler

Michelle Crook

Victoria Dancy *

Rona Durham

Micheka Felican *

Raynetta Ford-Thames

Sherlyn Garner*

Lorraine Gibbons

Twanda Grey

Valencia Goodridge

Cynthia Hayes

Holly Heaven

Rhoda Huxstable

Lisa L. Johnson

Miriam James

Valerie King *

Jenell M. Lawson

Valita Luckett *

Askar Morisseau*

Sharesse McLeod

Susan Samuels

Taylor Samuels-Gonzalez*

Jacqueline R. Scott

Latoya Still*

Kara Melissa Turman *

Carolyn Vermont

Jennifer Walker

Agnes Wilson*

Lisa Willis

* Indicates Committee Chair

© 2018 National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc.

New Haven Metropolitan Chapter 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization 

All Rights Reserved. 

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