Mr. Thornton, CIC Board Chair, is a Special Assistant at the DC Office of Human Rights, with a focus on Ban-the-Box initiatives. Prior to this position, he was Director of the Mayor’s Office of Returning Citizen Affairs under this and the prior mayoral administrations.
Mr. Woodland serves as a Community Outreach Coordinator for the DC Department of Behavioral Health, working closely with community residents to increase awareness of and access to behavioral health services.
In 2006, Mr. Charlie L. Whitaker coordinated a program, the Green Team, in the Columbia Heights/Shaw section of Washington, DC. He created career opportunities for the ex-offender population, in an effort to assist them in successfully reintegrating into the community.
Katharine A. Huffman serves as a Principal at the Raben Group LLC in Washington, DC, a comprehensive legislative law firm with a mission to identify opportunities and solve problems for clients in the corporate, nonprofit, foundation and government sectors.
Nkechi Taifa is President and CEO of The Taifa Group, LLC, a social enterprise consulting firm whose mission is to advance justice. She founded, convenes and directs the Justice Roundtable, an advocacy coalition advancing progressive justice system transformation, and serves as Senior Fellow for...