Banyan Community is excited to welcome Dr. Artika R. Tyner with a keynote address on Leadership and Social Change at this year’s Banyan Leadership Event on April 23rd at 8AM.

Dr. Tyner is a passionate educator, author, sought after speaker, and advocate for justice. At the University of St. Thomas School of Law, Dr. Tyner serves as the founding director of the Center on Race, Leadership and Social Justice. She is committed to training students to serve as social engineers who create new inroads to justice and freedom. You can read more about Dr. Tyner and her work on her website.

In addition to the keynote, during this year’s Banyan Leadership Event, plan to learn and be inspired by Banyan youth who are blazing new trails in higher education and making plans for future careers. You’ll have opportunity to be a part of changing our urban American landscape, for the better!