Dr. Michael Lomax: L.A. In My Rear-View Mirror: Retracing the Route of the Great Migration to Fight for Social Justice, Arts and Education
Dr. Michael Lomax discusses his formative years and how relocating from Los Angeles to the Deep South thrust him into the center of the civil rights movement, setting him on the path to finding his life’s work.
Since 2004, Dr. Michael Lomax has been president and CEO of UNCF, the nation’s largest private provider of scholarships and other educational support to African American students and a leading advocate of college readiness (students’ need for an education, from pre-school through high school, that prepares them for college success). During his tenure UNCF has raised $2.3...