The Cornell Hip Hop Collection Advisory Board

National Advisors

Joe Conzo, Jr.

Johan Kugelberg

Christie Z-PabonTools of War

Jorge “Popmaster Fabel” Pabon

Joan Morgan

Charlie Ahearn

Louis "Breakbeat Lou" Flores

Carlos "Mare 139" Rodriguez

Martha Diaz

Richard "Crazy Legs" Colon

MC Sha-Rock

Rahiem

Grandmaster Caz

Ernie Paniccioli

Zulu Queen MC Lisa Lee

Distinguished Alumni

DJ Rich Medina '92

Randy McMillan '92BMI

Cornell University

Hip Hop Collection, Cornell University Library

Ben Ortiz, Assistant Curator

Katherine Reagan, Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts

Africana Studies and Research Center

Dr. James Turner, Professor Emeritus, founding director of the Cornell Africana Studies and Research Center

Travis Gosa, Assistant Professor; HIPHOPedu" blog

Cornell University Library

Eric Acree, Librarian, John Henrik Clarke Africana Library

Department of English

Paul Sawyer, Professor

Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon, Associate Professor

Department of History

Margaret Washington, Professor

Department of Music

Steve Pond, Associate Professor and Chair

Ithaca College

Sean Eversley Bradwell, Assistant Professor, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity

State University of New York at Binghamton

Dr. Jennifer Lynn Stoever-Ackerman, Assistant Professor of English; Director, the Binghamton University Sound Studies Collective

Community Members

Apia Awa, "DJ Double A," Gunpoets

Eldred HarrisDiaspora Gallery

Jay Potter, Graffiti Artist and Spray Paint Historian; Co-Founder, capmatchescolor.com

Dan Smalls '92, regional concert promoter, based in Ithaca

Dr. Mo Baptiste, Global Director of Educational Affairs for the Haitian American Caucus.

Brian Mlodzinski, "DJ Gourd".

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