The DuSable Museum of African American History

Officers & Trustees

The DuSable Museum of African American History
2013 Board of Trustees


Clarence Bourne, Loop Capital Markets, Chairman
Maria Green, Illinois Tool Works (ITW), Vice Chair
Patricia Knazze, CPS (retired), Vice Chair
Troy Ratliff, The Joseph Kellman Family Foundation, Treasurer
Lisa M. James, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Secretary
Reanetta Hunt, Hunt Media/Management, Assistant Secretary
Carol L. Adams, PhD., President and CEO, DuSable Museum


Dr. Tunji Alausa, Kidney Care Center
Robert Arthur, Magellan Corporation
Robert Blackwell, Sr., Blackwell Consulting Services
Dr. Byron T. Brazier, Apostolic Church of God
William Burton, Professional Systems, Inc.
Keith Cook, Urban Partnership Bank
Carl V. Dubose, Invacare
Gleatha Glispie
Andre Grant, Law Office of Andre Grant, Attorney
Joseph Moore, Jr., Global Lead Management Consulting
Emil Jones, Jr., Strategic International Group
Lamarr K. Lark, WPM Partners LLC
Kimberly McCullough, AT&T Illinois
Franz Mullings, International Steel Services
Linda Nolan, Northern Trust
Dr. Mildred Olivier, Midwest Glaucoma Center
Timothy Rand, Midway Airport Concessionaires
Vonita D. Reescer, VDR & Associates, LLC
Leon Walker, DL3 Realty, L.P.
Charles Walls, ComEd
Kenneth Warren, Ph.D., University of Chicago
Joyce W. Washington, Washington Group
Sheila Wilson-Freelon, Discover Financial Services

Chairmen Emeritus

Don Jackson, Central City Productions, Inc.
Peggy Montes, Bronzeville Childrens Museum

Women’s Board

Deborah Jones-Buggs, President