African American Leadership Forum

Education Work Group

Education Work Group

The Education Work Group (EWG) is made up of incredibly gifted, highly skilled, professional leaders from the business, community, and education sectors that have developed a strategic plan, legislative agenda, and a strong voice capable of drawing in influential decision-makers.

Work Group Chairs:

Alida Abdullah:

Leadriane Roby:

Nkem Chirpich:


1. Parent, family and community support;

2. Demand for effective teachers and school leaders;

3. Support for growth of high quality AA educational institutions

Education Work Group Meetings

Monthly work group meetings on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.