Our Village

Our Leadership Team

Ashlei Spivey (she/her)

Executive Director

Nyomi Thompson (she/her)

Policy and Advocacy Coordinator

Candy Zollicoffer (she/her)

Chief of Staff

Abut Deng (she/her)

Reproductive Justice Organizer


Providing strategic guidance and insight to the overall work of the collective.

Jay Warren-Teamer (she/her)

IBBGives Manager

Nikki Brown (she/her)

Sarena Dacus (she/her)

Susie Owens (she/her)

Christian Minter (she/her)

Malena Rousseau (she/her)

Alecia Anderson (she/her)

Opeoluwa Oyewole (she/her)

Ada Wilson (she/her)

Joy Kathurima (she/her)


Black girls lead summit

On Saturday, Feb. 25, I Be Black Girl is excited to host the first Black Girl’s Lead Summit

This summit intends to empower Black girls and femmes ages 14-19 across Nebraska to explore their leadership and build their own community based movements; utilizing their identity to spearhead political engagement and identify the needs of their community.