Project Team

The following core team has been responsible for taking this project from concept into its current form.

Fath Davis Ruffins
Curator, Smithsonian National Museum of American History
Project Director

Paula Alex
Retired President & CEO, The Advertising Educational Foundation

Marya McQuirter, PhD
Digital Curator/Content Manager

Todd Rengel
President, Animus Rex Inc.
Technical Director

James Glenn
Designer

Katrina Gomez
Researcher

Farheen Jooma
Researcher

Past Participants

Tia Blassingame

Victoria Charette

Brendan Ferreri-Hanberry

In addition, many individuals from academia and the advertising/media industry have contributed their insight and expertise to this project.