SCSJ Board of Directors

  • Farad Ali, Chair Senior VP of Business Development, The Institute, Durham, N.C.
  • Anita Earls, Esq. Director, Southern Coalition for Social Justice, Durham, N.C.
  • James Ferguson, Esq. Partner, Ferguson, Stein, Chambers, Gresham & Sumter, Charlotte, N.C.
  • Jim Grant, Ph.D. Organizer, Black Workers for Justice, Wilson, N.C.
  • Trina Jones, Esq., Vice Chair Professor, Duke Law School, Durham, NC
  • Anne Gordon, Esq. Senior Lecturing Fellow and Director of Externships, Duke University School of Law, Durham, N.C.
  • Mark Trustin, Esq. Attorney at Law, Durham N.C.
  • Jane Wettach, Esq. Clinical Professor, Children’s Law Clinic Director, Duke Univ. School of Law, Durham N.C.
  • Barry Williams, Esq. Attorney-Advisor, U.S. Social Security Administration, Fayetteville, N.C.

Interested in learning more about board membership? Please contact us at info@southerncoalition.org. We are interested in candidates with skills in marketing, communications, IT, members of the communities that SCSJ represents, and anyone else with a passion for dismantling structural oppression. There is no educational or financial requirement – passion and commitment for the mission are our board member’s greatest gifts to SCSJ.