CKCPJ Board Members
The Board meets each month at 7:00 p.m. at the The Plantory, 560 East 3rd Street, Lexington. Meetings are open to the public, and visitors are always welcome. Meetings usually last about 2 hours.
||Attorney with Children's Law Center; Child Advocate
||Executive Director, Central Kentucky Housing and Homeless Initiative
|Mary Ann Ghosal, Ed.S.||Peace activist; Retired math and statistics tutoring center coordinator, Eastern Kentucky University||Secretary|
|Craig Wilkie||Finance Officer||Treasurer
||Newman Foundation Inc.
|April Browning||Co-Organizer of Lexington Occupy Movement; undergraduate, University of Kentucky||Board Member; CKCPJ administrative support staff|
|Bilal El-Amin||Lexington East End Equity Partnership (LEEEP) Partnership Coordinator||Board Member|
||Director of the SKY (Strengthening KY) Families Program, Kentucky State University's Cooperative Extension Program
|Randolph Hollingsworth, Ph.D.
||Open Education Advocate; Assistant Provost, University of Kentucky
|Gail Koehler, M.A.
||Writer; Trainer of youth in conflict resolution and mediation
||retired Council Clerk, Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government
|Richard Mitchell, Ph.D.
||Peace Activist; Biomaterials Scientist, University of Kentucky College of Dentistry
||Community Activist; formerly with Bluegrass Aspendale Teen Center
||Community Activist; Retired Small Business Owner
|Kerby Neill, Ph.D.
||Peace Educator; Retired Child Psychologist; Veteran; Author
|Steven Pavey, Ph.D.
||Advocate for immigrant rights; Staff, One Horizon Foundation
|Nadia Rashid, M.D.
||undergraduate, University of Kentucky; UK United Students Against Sweatshops, volunteer at Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center
|Rabbi Uri Smith
||Environmentalist; Member, Lexington Jewish Federation; Rabbi Emeritus, Ohavay Zion Synagogue
|Tedde M. Smith-Robillard
||certified Kentucky Peer Specialist of KY Stars for Mental Health and member of Bluegrass Re-Entry Council
|Janet Tucker||Community Activist; former Chair, Kentuckians for the Commonwealth||Board Member|
Read about the History of CKCPJ
- Founding History by Betsy Neale (1983-1991)
- CKCPJ Highlights since 1983
- Download a summary of CKCPJ Activities, 2010-11
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Organizational membership is open to any local group that shares our goals and principles.
ACLU - KY Chapter
La Asociación de Hispanos
Baha'i of Lexington
Berea Friends Meeting
Bluegrass Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO
Franciscan Peace Center
Gay & Lesbian Service Organization
Islamic Society of Central KY
Jewish Federation of the Bluegrass
Humanist Forum of Central KY (AHA)
KY Coalition for Immigrant & Refugee Rights
Justice & Peace, Lex Catholic Diocese
KY Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
KY Conference for Community and Justice
Kentucky Jobs With Justice
Kentuckians for the Commonwealth
Lexington Friends Meeting
Lexington Socialist Student Union
Newman Center at UK
One World Film Festival
Students for Peace and Earth Justice
Sustainable Communities Network
Transylvania University's TU PROGRESS
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