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The Movement Team
Our Key Strategic Partners are helping us spread the word to allies that want to support the Movement. It’s not all for volunteer. Key Strategic Partners have the option of receiving rewards for their hard work and dedicated outreach. We couldn’t do it without you!
Key Strategic Partners
Young Gifted and Black Coalition
Law & Advocacy for Racial Justice
Madison Alliance for Black Economic Empowerment
The Council of Communities
Economic Empowerment WI
OUR PROFESSIONAL TEAM MEMBERS
CEO - Opportunity Inc.
Eric Steven Upchurch II is an entrepreneur, strategic development consultant, community activist, educator and researcher. He is the Chief Visionary at Opportunity Inc. – creating success through collaboration, Founder of WOKESessions.com and The Movement Fund, Founding Organizer for the Young Gifted and Black Coalition, The Council Of Communities, Economic Empowerment WI, and the Madison Alliance for Black Economic Empowerment.
CEO of Economic Empowerment WI
Sharon is a graduate of Purdue University and earned her MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School District.
Her diversity in careers includes sales and product management with Kraft Foods, real estate sales with Veridian Homes, and program management and consulting with the State of Wisconsin. She served on the boards of Nuestro Mundo Community School, Access Community Health Center, and currently serves as the President of Madison Network of Black Professionals (MNBP).
Her project management, communication, and organizational
leadership skills provides a solid track record to operate effectively in this innovative and fast growing company. Sharon is looking forward to sharing her experiences and perspectives from her different roles working in private and public sectors as well as being an entrepreneur. Her dedication to family and community has prepared her to be able to hear and fill the gaps identified by entrepreneurs and to help change the narrative around business ownership to policy and legislative.
Board of Advisors
Our Board of Advisors represents leadership in non-profit, entrepreneur and community development in both private and public sectors. These are the veterans who have been around long enough to know how to build stable resources for social good. Advisors help connect to Key Partners and potential grantees.
Dr. Ruben Anthony
RowJAC Consulting Inc.
Eric Upchurch Sr.
Your monthly donation keeps us free, clear and independent, so that we can be accountable to the people and meet the needs of the movement as they arise, not as special interests see fit.
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820 W. Wingra Drive
Madison WI 53715