Board Members

Our Board Members

The Board of Directors is the governing body of THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK WEDDING & EVENT PROFESSIONALS. This group of highly qualified leaders is responsible for the ultimate direction of the management of affairs of the organization and for satisfying its fiduciary duties, policy making, and responsible for executing daily management of board policy as well as legal responsibility for the actions (or in-action) of the organization. The Board of Directors exercises DUTY OF CARE, DUTY OF LOYALTY, and DUTY OF OBEDIENCE.

Tara Melvin

Founder, President and CEO

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Brian Green

Chairman of the Board

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Marc Wilson

Vice Chairman of the Board

The Style Marc

Sarah Nickens

Director of Operations

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Nadia Anderson

Director of Finance

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Addie Akhionbare

Director of Membership

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Elana Walker

Director of Communities

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Chip Dizard

Director of Communications & Marketing

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Paula Ewers

Executive Secretary

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