Opportunity Agenda

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The Opportunity Agenda "was founded with the mission of building the national will to expand opportunity in America." It is a project of Tides Center. [1]


Accessed December 2011: [2]

Steering Committee

Accessed December 2011: [3]

  • Alan Jenkins Executive Director and Co-Founder, The Opportunity Agenda
  • Jeffrey H. Blattner Strategic Advisor on Law and Public Policy
  • Teresa Clarke Ellis Chairman & CEO, Africa.com LLC
  • Bill Lann Lee]] Partner, Lewis, Feinberg, Lee, Renaker & Jackson, P.C.; Advisory Board Chair and Co-Founder, The Opportunity Agenda
  • Idelisse Malavé Organizational Consultant
  • David May Managing Director, Goldman Sachs
  • Sharon Pratt Principal, Pratt Consulting
  • Timothy Wilkins]] Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Founding Advisory Board

Accessed December 2011: [4]

  • Phoebe Eng Director, Creative Counsel and Vice Chair, Ms. Foundation for Women; Co-Founder and Advisor of The Opportunity Agenda
  • Monique Harden Co-Director, Advocates for Environmental Human Rights
  • Olati Johnson Associate Professor, Columbia University School of Law School
  • Ichiro Kawachi, MD, Ph.D. Professor, Harvard School of Public Health
  • Amber Khan Communications Consultant
  • Kit Laybourne Professor, Media Studies Department, The New School
  • Gay McDougall UN Independent Expert on Minority Issues
  • Marc Mauer Executive Director, The Sentencing Project
  • Steve Montiel Director, Annenberg Institute for Justice and Journalism, University of Southern California
  • Michael Omi, Ph.D. Associate Professor and Chair of Ethnic Studies, University of California, Berkeley
  • Steve Phillips President, PowerPac.org
  • Susan Butler Plum Skadden Fellowship Foundation
  • john powell Executive Director, Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race & Ethnicity, Ohio State University
  • Brian Smedley Vice President and Director of the Health Policy Institute, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies; Co-Founder and Advisor, The Opportunity Agenda
  • Susan Sandler Sandler Foundation
  • Edward Telles, Ph.D. Professor of Sociology, Princeton University
  • Emily Tynes Director of Communications, American Civil Liberties Union
  • Robert West Executive Director, Working Films

Advisory Board Member Alumni


URL: http://opportunityagenda.org

Resources and articles

Related Sourcewatch


  1. About, Opportunity Agenda, accessed January 10, 2011.
  2. Board, Opportunity Agenda, accessed January 10, 2011.
  3. Board, Opportunity Agenda, accessed January 10, 2011.
  4. Board, Opportunity Agenda, accessed January 10, 2011.