Dr. Benjamin Chavis

Executive Committee Member

Dr. Benjamin Chavis is one of the Diamond Empowerment Fund’s  co-founders. He is currently  President and CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association, an international trade association representing more than 200 newspaper publishers in the US and the Caribbean reaching 20 million readers per week.

In 2009, Dr. Chavis joined with Ezell Brown to establish the Education Online Services Corporation. He is involved with a number of non-profit organizations including being the National Director of Occupy the Dream and the President, CEO and co-founder of the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN). 

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