Founder & CEO
Yeshimabeit “Yeshi” Milner is the Founder & CEO of Data for Black Lives. She has worked since she was 17 behind the scenes as a movement builder, technologist and data scientist.
Chief of Staff
Chelsea Cross is Chief of Staff at Data for Black Lives. Ever since she was a child, she knew she wanted to impact the world directly. After studying public health at Brown University, Chelsea went on to serve the indigenous population of Hawai’i as a teacher while earning a master’s degree in education from Johns Hopkins University.
Adam Rouhana is a Palestinian-American activist-entrepreneur and photographer based in New York. He is the CFO at Data for Black Lives.
Stacy Bullard served previously as Director of Operations at Data for Black Lives
Strategic Advisor and founding Director of Policy
Strategic Advisor and founding Director of Policy at Data for Black Lives. Senior Project Lead with Partners In Health’s US Public Health Accompaniment Unit
Founder at Virgo Wig Co and IDA Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Diversity in the Arts
Linda was born and raised in New Orleans, LA, she is an activist, content creator, and undergraduate student at Stanford University studying bioengineering. Linda has been an activist since high sc...
Lucas Mason-Brown is co-founder of Data for Black Lives.
Director of Community at The Algorithmic Justice League
Tawana "Honeycomb" Petty is a mother, social justice organizer, youth advocate, poet and author. She is intricately involved in water rights advocacy, data and digital privacy rights education and ...
Associate Product Manager at Krikey
Paul is Associate Product Manager at Krikey. Paul served previously as Research Associate at Data for Black Lives. He also worked as a Data Analyst at Stanford University's Haas Center for Public S...
PhD Candidate at Harvard University
Jamelle Watson-Daniels is a scientist conducting research in machine learning focused on model reliability, accountability and transparency. She draws from over 8 years of experience as a mentor, r...
Policy Director at the Center for Critical Internet Inquiry at UCLA
Akina (Aki) Younge is Policy Director at the Center for Critical Internet Inquiry at UCLA Inspired by a future of collective joy, Aki has pushed for policies and practices to use technology and ...