mission

statement

The Juilliard Black Alumni Association seeks to foster empowerment and community between Black alumni, current students, and faculty with a focus on the institution’s continued commitment to offer equitable and inclusive conservatory training to students of the African diaspora. 

 

 

JBAA’s mission is to affirm and uplift the voice of the Black Juilliard artist, promote a holistic learning environment devoid of anti-Blackness and Eurocentric bias, and maintain a vibrant network of Black alumni all over the world who, through passionate engagement with the Juilliard community, work to preserve the legacy of the Black Juilliard student.

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FOUNDING MEMBERS

Maechi Aharanwa

Bobbi Baker

Jasmine Batchelor

Francois Battiste

Nicole Beharie

Brittany Bradford

Danielle Brooks

Jimonn Cole

Lee Edward Colston II

Danaya Esperanza

Brandon Hall

Corey Hawkins

Joaquina Kalukango

Brandon Gill

Jules Latimer

Vella Lovell

Chris Myers

Teyonah Parris

Johnny  Lynn Ramey Jr.

Medina Senghore

Stacey Scott

Austin Smith

Carolyn Michelle Smith

Desean Terry

Sheldon N. Woodley