LEADERSHIP TEAM

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Nakisha M. Lewis

President & CEO
Nakisha M. Lewis (She, Her, Hers) is a Black lesbian feminist and lifelong advocate for racial and gender justice and equity. She has spent more than twenty years mobilizing for racial justice, women’s rights and LGBTQ equality. As the President & CEO of Breakthrough, she spearheads the organization’s work to amplify the voices and experiences of marginalized people and transform dominant narratives in media and popular culture. (Click for full bio)

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

SUNIL SAVKAR

Chairman of the Board

MAGGIE BANGSER

Treasurer

MARILIA BEZERRA

MALLIKA DUTT

Founding President Emeritus

MICHAEL J. HIRSCHHORN

DARNELL L. MOORE

Secretary