BOARD MEMBERS
The Intercultural Alliance of Artists & Scholars, Inc. (IAAS) Board is committed to introducing new and diverse literatures and multicultural literary resources into the public discourse with programs that educate and inform all aspects of the population from varying and diverse backgrounds – from the poor and underprivileged, to the privileged yet undereducated.

The IAAS Board

Andrew P. Jackson

Andrew P. Jackson (Sekou Molefi Baako) has been Executive Director of Queens Library’s Langston Hughes Community Library & Cultural Center for over 30 years.
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Gabrielle David Executive Director

Gabrielle David

Gabrielle David is a poet, writer, photographer, artist and musician. Publishing has been her bones since she was a youngster. READ MORE
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Lynn Korsman Board Member / Treasurer

Lynn Korsman

LYNN KORSMAN is a senior consultant and forensic accountant who has worked at prestigious firms such as FTI Consulting and Houlihan Lokey. READ MORE
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Stephanie A. Agosto Board Member / 2Leaf Press

Stephanie A. Agosto

STEPHANIE A. AGOSTO, poet/activist, is a dynamic force in the ongoing struggle for civil rights, cultural awareness and community activism. READ MORE
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Michelle S. Aragon Board Member / phati'tude

Michelle S. Aragon

MICHELLE S. ARAGÓN is a senior management professional with over 25 years experience developing brand-building, award-winning advertising and promotional campaigns. READ MORE
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Naydene A. Brickus Board Member / Technology

Naydene A. Brickus

NAYDENE A. BRICKUS is project manager and tech expert as well as a fitness fiend. READ MORE
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Shirley Bradley LeFlore Board Member

Shirley Bradley LeFlore

SHIRLEY BRADLEY LEFLORE is a published and oral poet/performing artist, with an extensive background in administration and instruction in higher education. READ MORE
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Sean Frederick Forbes Board Member

Sean Frederick Forbes

SEAN FREDERICK FORBES is an adjunct professor of English, the Director of the Creative Writing Program at the University of Connecticut, and a published poet. READ MORE
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Lyan Beth LeFlore Board Member

Lyah Beth LeFlore

LYAH BETH LEFLORE is a National Bestselling author of seven books and television producer. She has been featured in The New York Times, Essence Magazine, Ebony, Jet, Entertainment Weekly, CNN and BET. READ MORE
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Andrew P. Jackson Board Member / Advisor

Andrew P. Jackson

ANDREW P. JACKSON (Sekou Molefi Baako) has been Executive Director of Queens Library’s Langston Hughes Community Library & Cultural Center for over 30 years. READ MORE

Previous Board Members
Kenneth Campbell, Treasurer
Robert Coburn
Joan Ashman Edwards
José Angel Figueroa
Tonya Foster
Geary Hobson
Murray R. Markowitz, Treasurer
Nikita Hunter
Richard L. Russell
Salvatore J. Vitiello, Secretary

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