builds capacity for today’s creative 


Why We Work

Though the implementation of culturally relevant strategies, we support folks who are committed to making long term sustainable change in their community.

Who We Support

The educators, activists, and organizers we support are visionaries and change-makers who inhabit the communities they serve.

How We Support

We support our members by providing coaching, consulting, training, event curation and fiscal agency services.

Sankofa Circle Members provide value through consultancy on projects and initiatives that serve underserved communities.

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Board Members

Dr. Shemariah J. Arki - Founder and Lead Curator

Malik Y. Moore, CTA - Head of School, Columbus Preparatory Academy 

Ulysses Hall - Director of Football Operations, Trinity International University 

Arleesha Wilson, Esq - MUPDD, Principal Attorney, Law Offices of Arleesha Wilson 

Robbin Thornton Hudson - Global Managing Partner, Platform and Zenith

Khrystallyn Shefton, PMP - Director of Real Estate Development, Famicos Foundation 

Circle Members


our team

Sankofa Circle International is a 501c3 non-profit organization, working to build capacity for today’s creative entrepreneurs.

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