The Ford Foundation has appointed scholar and author Michelle Alexander as a senior fellow. In her role she will contribute to the foundation’s work on democracy, rights, and justice.
“Michelle’s work has made a profound contribution to our understanding of race and justice in the United States today, and we are deeply honored to have her join us as a senior fellow,“ said Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation. “For over a decade, her authoritative scholarship and powerful storytelling have helped change minds and transform lives. We’re thrilled that she has chosen the Ford Foundation to broaden and deepen her work on justice and dignity for all."
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