Meet the Team

For Us, By Us.

Black Womyn Professoriate is committed to serving Black Womyn within and throughout the academy, and growing our community with a team of Black Womyn leaders at the forefront. Find out more about some of our team members below.

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Keneisha Harrington

Creator and Community Builder

Keneisha Harrington is a PhD Candidate at Clemson University studying Educational Leadership. Her research centers the experiences of African Americans within and throughout the education system. Currently, on the academic job market, Keneisha started this community out of a need for mentorship during her transition into the professoriate, and her desire to remain grounded and strive towards self-actualization in her new role.


Dr. Tammy Francis

Community Mentor

Dr. Tammy Francis is an assistant professor of reading and faculty coordinator of developmental education in Texas. She is also an edupreneur and the CEO of Catalyst 4 Change Global, LLC, where she helps purpose driven leaders move in the direction of more by providing proven tools and strategies. Dr. Tammy has over twenty years of experience in education and she is excited to share her knowledge within our community as one of our community mentors..


"No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you."

Althea Gibson


Want to Join the Team?

We are currently seeking community mentors!

If you are interested in taking on a leadership role at Black Womyn Professoriate please fill out this interest form. We look forward to having a conversation with you about opportunities to join our team!


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