Gilder Lehrman Center Staff

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David Blight

Chair of the Yale & Slavery Working Group
Sterling Professor of History, of African American Studies, and of American Studies, Department of History
Director, Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition at Yale

Melissa McGrath

Administrative Assistant

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Lisa Monroe

Project Manager, “Legacies of American Slavery: Reckoning with the Past,” a collaborative program with the Council of Independent Colleges

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Thomas Thurston

Director of Education

Daniel Vieira

Media Project Manager

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Michelle Zacks

Associate Director