Ron Parson hails from Buffalo, New York and is a graduate of the professional theatre program of the University of Michigan. He is the cofounder and former artistic director of the Onyx Theatre Ensemble of Chicago, and currently a resident artist at Court Theatre in Hyde Park.
Cuban-born Henry Godinez is an Associate Professor at Northwestern University and has served as a sight evaluator and panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts, The Illinois Arts Council, and the Evanston Arts Council.
Jane Ramsey's extraordinary vision and lifelong commitment to social change has made the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs a model for Jewish social justice organizations across the country. As JCUA's executive director for 30 years, Ms.
Major General (Retired) Charles E. Tucker (USAF) is the Executive Director of the International Human Rights Law Institute. For more than 25 years, he has been an international rule of law and humanitarian law practitioner.