john a. powell
Director, Othering and Belonging Institute & Professor of Law, African American, and Ethnic Studies, University of California at Berkeley. Listen to Professor powell's work on building an inclusive we and learn about the framework of belonging, based on the belief that there is no "other" and there is no "them"—with that belief, there instead becomes the work to build the new "us".
Amanda Lee Harris-Gibbs
Watch Amanda, a talented, multimedia artist, create an original work of art LIVE during our event—ultimately capturing the spirit of “now and always”. The painting will be auctioned after the event!
The acclaimed spoken word artist, speaker and author will perform an original piece expressing OC Human Relations' 30-year impact.