Board of Directors

Empower DC’s Board of Directors is composed of members who support our mission and who provide financial oversight and programmatic direction to further the work of the organization. The majority of our Board members are elected at our annual meeting, usually held in the fall, by Empower DC’s members.

CURRENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
*Organizational affiliations listed for identification purposes only

Felicia Eaves, Interim President
Community Activist
FELICIA EAVES













Louis Perwien, Treasurer
Freddie Mac, Jews United for Justice 


















ADRIAN MADSEN, Secretary
Lawyer, Community Activist  
ADRIAN MADSEN



















DANY SIGWALT
Community Activist
DANY SIGWALT













JOHN McDERMOTT
Long-time homeless/affordable housing advocate, People for Fairness Coalition
John McDermott













PARISA NOROUZI
Executive Director, Empower DC Ex-officio
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Ron Hampton
National Police Accountability Project, DC Autism
Ron Hampton













Reshena Johnson
Owner, Akoma Reiki & Healing
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Rev. Julianne Robertson
Attorney, Higher Achievement 
Rev. Julianne Robertson











Leslie Fields
Professor, Howard University School of Law










Maurice Alexander
Community Activist, Public housing resident













Sabiyha Prince
 Association for Black Anthropologists, American Anthropological Association, Member














Nathan Speight
Lawyer