Basil Smikle Jr., President and Founder, is a political and policy analyst recognized as a staunch advocate of public service and education equality. He is widely regarded as part of the next generation of leaders and was featured in the L.A. Times as “Harlem’s New Political Elite”. City Hall Magazine named him one of 50 rising stars in New York Politics in the first year the list was compiled.
"Basil has been a key advisor and a tremendous public servant. It is an honor to have him on my team as we work to serve the people of New York." Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State and Former United States Senator.