Executive Director and Publisher
Lorenzo Herrera y Lozano served for six years as Associate Director of the former Justice Matters and has worked in nonprofit administration for 13 years. Founder and publisher of Kórima Press. As a vocal cultural critic, Lorenzo is active in literary, activist, policy, and academic spaces that grapple with race, class, and gender within the context of LGBTQ justice, immigration, public education, economic justice, and reproductive justice.
Amina Luqman-Dawson has focused her career on analysis, development and implementation of public policy relating to people of color and other traditionally overlooked and disenfranchised groups. Amina’s former work has focused on issues of domestic violence at the Virginia Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, youth violence at the Virginia Commonwealth University, police racial profiling at Policy Link and racially just education as Senior Policy Analyst of Justice Matters.