C. Nicole Mason

**C. NICOLE MASON IS APPEARING FROM 4:05 - 5:05 PM ON SATURDAY, JULY 6**
4:05 - 5:05 PM

C. Nicole Mason, Ph.D. is Executive Director of the Center for Research and Policy in the Public Interest (CR2PI) and an Ascend Fellow at the Aspen Institute. She has been a featured writer and commentator for ESSENCE magazine, CNN, MSNBC, POLITICO, the Progressive, The Huffington Post, NPR’s Michel Martin’s Tell Me More show, The Wall Street Journal, and RealClear Politics, among other media outlets. Dr. Mason, a recognized leadership voice of the next generation of African American scholars and advocates for women, is currently finishing her first bookAnother Tomorrow: Ending the P-Word in America Today, which focuses on the economic imperative for ending poverty and building connected communities across the country.