Rashad Robinson serves as Executive Director of ColorOfChange, having
joined the organization in May 2011. For well over a decade, Robinson
has helped to mobilize communities across the country to create more
inclusive cultural and political institutions. A recognized expert on
how popular culture impacts American attitudes and values, he has
served as a thought leader, widely sought-out speaker, strategist and leader on holding public figures accountable and utilizing media to shift public opinion concerning progressive and civil rights issues. He has appeared in hundred of news stories, interviews, and political discussions through outlets such as ABC, BET, CNN, MSNBC, OWN, The New York Times, Fast Company, and NPR.
In 2010, Robinson was selected as one of "The Root 100," a list of
emerging and influential African Americans. He has previously held
leadership roles at GLAAD, the Right to Vote Campaign, and FairVote.