African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund
Brent Leggs is the Executive Director of the African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund – a $25,000,000 fundraising and preservation campaign of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. A Harvard University Loeb Fellow and author of Preserving African American Historic Places, he led efforts to create the Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument in Alabama, which President Barack Obama designated in January 2017. Leggs is also an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Maryland’s Graduate Program in Historic Preservation and the recipient of the 2018 Robert G. Stanton national preservation award.
Friday, November 22
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM