Guesnerth Josue Perea

Director of Programs and Communications, afrolatin@ forum

Guesnerth Josué Perea is the Director of Programs and Communications for the afrolatin@ forum. His research has been part of various publications including Let Spirit Speak! Cultural Journeys through the African Diaspora and the Journal for Colombian Studies. He has spoken about issues regarding race and social justice for the Inter-American Foundation, the National Urban League, NAACP, the LATISM Conference and has been a guest on the Spanish-language political talk show Pura Politica which airs on NY1 Noticias. His insights on social media as a tool for change were published in Just BE Cause: Ah Ha Moments To Inspire the Next Generation of Change Makers. In 2010, Josué was named by the newspaper amNewYork as one of five Colombians "making a mark" in New York City. Josué holds degrees in Latin American History and Theology.