TRHT Advisory Committee and Evaluators

The Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Campus Centers effort is led by Lynn Pasquerella, AAC&U President and Tia Brown McNair, AAC&U Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Student Success.

TRHT Advisory Committee

  • Gail Christopher, Founder Ntianu Center for Healing and Nature
  • Victoria Christgau, Connecticut Center for Nonviolence
  • Dr. Bernard Lafayette, Civil Rights Activist
  • Honorable Deval Patrick, Former Massachusetts Governor
  • Bruce Goldstein, President, Farmworker Justice
  • Sarita Gupta, Executive Director, Jobs with Justice; Co-Director, Caring Across Generations
  • Charles King, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, MACRO
  • Congressman Richard Neal, House of Representatives, District 1 (D-MA)
  • Reilly Morse, President and Chief Executive Officer, Mississippi Center for Justice
  • Kavita Ramdas, Director of Women's Rights Program, Open Society Foundations
  • Jennifer Smith Turner, Board of Directors, Newman's Own Foundation
  • Mike Wenger, Senior Consultant on Race Relations, W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Senior Fellow, American Association of Colleges & Universities
  • *Honorable William Winter, Former Mississippi Governor


  • Jim Zahniser, PhD – Partner, Chief Leadership Officer and Founder, TriWest Group
  • Michele Guzmán, PhD – Principal, TriWest Group
  • Taylor Jackson, PhD – Consultant, TriWest Group