Linda Goode Bryant, Executive Director came up with the idea for ACP while filming a documentary on the 2004 Elections. The people listed below helped create it.
Ms. Bryant is a filmmaker who makes social issue documentaries and experimental short videos. She co-produced and directed Flag Wars (2003), a cinema verité documentary nominated for a 2004 Emmy. She is a 2004 Guggenheim Fellow and Peabody Award winner. Prior to filmmaking, Bryant worked as a management consultant in Strategic Planning and Organization Development. She was founding Director of Just Above Midtown, Inc., a New York City non-profit interdisciplinary artists’ space that supported new work by emerging visual, video, and film artists, choreographers, musicians, writers, and performance and theater artists. She received her B.A. at Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia and a Masters Degree in Business from Columbia University in New York City.
Dalmar James, Community Activities has over 10 years of experience in multichannel business development, marketing, and sales. He is the former Director of Business Development for the Broad Street Digital division of Arbinet, LLC, where he launched the US sales and marketing efforts, and assisted in the ultimate sale of that company. Dalmar’s tenure at HBO, Incorporated as a Business Development Manager included leadership in developing the e-commerce and music content platforms of the Volume.com online destination, as well as managing a $2.4MM budget. Dalmar has recently made a transition into the Not-for-Profit arena, developing and managing community activities for Active Citizen Project. He is also an accomplished musician and music producer. Dalmar is a graduate of Williams College, where he majored in Political Science.
Many thanks to Mary Cool who worked long, hard and devotedly to make ACP what it is today!
Anne Marie Delucca
Harry Graff Kimball
Klaartje De Schepper