Meet the Team 2021-2022

Experience and dedication are the qualities that standout about the Executive Committee of the Dekalb County branch of the NAACP. These members have worked hard to make life better for this community. The officers and members at large on the executive committee work hand in hand to insure a smooth operation and effort within the branch.

President Lance Hammonds is available for presentations and interviews.  Please fill out the form to request President Hardy. CLICK HERE

Lance Hammonds is the President of NAACP DeKalb Branch, and committed to the mission of the NAACP to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination. He is a 38-year resident of DeKalb County. He is an accomplished community organizer that believes in the power of a unified community to transform itself..    MORE


ACT-SO – Freda Hammonds

Health – Dr. Chris Griffith, M.D.

Armed Services & Veterans Affairs – Edwina Clanton

Housing – Vaughn Irons

Communications Press & Publicity – Albert Fields

Labor & Industry – Troy Vincent

Community Coordinator – Stephen A. Parris

Legal Redress – Tawana Jones

Criminal Justice – Teresa Hardy

Membership – Thele Moore

Economic Development – Lisa Wright

Political Action – Nadine Ali

Education – Nakhia Hill

Religious Affairs – Donna Dees

Environmental Climate Justice – Sonja Gunter

WIN – Dennise Thomas-Allen

Finance – Marcus Dorsey

Youth Works –  Nakhia Hill

Freedom Fund – Ingrid Marie Owens



DeKalb Remembrance Project – Attorney D. E. Smith
Jubilee – 
Juneteenth – 
MLK Parade –