Dr. Judy Lubin, Howard University

Judy Lubin is a sociologist, policy analyst, communications strategist and adjunct professor at Howard University. She has more than a decade of experience leading strategic initiatives for nonprofit organizations and government agencies. Dr. Lubin has built an impressive track record of raising awareness and support for some of today’s most pressing women’s, health and social issues as principal of her firm, Public Square Communications and leadership positions with national organizations. Most recently, she spearheaded and was the lead author of Sociologists for Justice’s public statement in response to the shooting death of Michael Brown and police suppression of protests in Ferguson, Missouri.

Professor Lubin regularly writes about the intersection of race, health, politics and media on her site ans a contributor to the Huffington Post. She has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, PBS.org, Baltimore Sun, Ebony Managzine, the Root.com, Chicago Sun Times, Diverse Issues in Higher Education and other media outlets.