Advisory Board

Curtis D. Robinson, Co-Founder & Advisory Board Chairman 

Christopher M. Dadlez, FACHE, President & CEO, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center 

Richard Blackmore, Former NFL Star and Super Bowl Champion 

L.D. Britt, MD, Brickhouse Professor & Chairman, Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School 

Ben Carson, MD, Department of Neurosurgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital 

Adrienne W. Cochrane, JD, President & CEO, Urban League of Greater Hartford 

Clifton Davis, Actor, Singer and Song Writer 

Dr. Barbara W. DeBaptiste, President Emeritus, National Coalition of 100 Black Women 

Joxel Garcia, MD, MBA, Former Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services President George W. Bush 

Richard Graziano, Publisher, The Hartford Courant, & General Manager, FOXCT 

Lonnie L. Johnson, Esq., Senior Director, Federal Relations, Exxon Mobil Corporation 

Cato T. Laurencin, MD, PhD, CEO, Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science Director, Institute for Regenerative Engineering 

Deacon Arthur Miller, President, National Association of Black Catholic Administrators, Archdiocesan Center at St. Thomas Seminary

Gilbert L. Rochon, PhD, MPH, President, Tuskegee University 

Ret. Gen. John M. Watkins, President, Watkins Consultants