Founder:

Barbara C. Patterson

BPIA Board of Directors:-+ 

President: Ambassador Sylvia Stanfield

Vice President for Economic Development: John Calvin Williams 

Vice President Education & Exchange: Brenda Arrington

Secretary: Leroy Jackson 

Treasurer: Cory Bullock   

Assistant Treasurer: Rhonda Ferguson 

Historian: Cynthia Johnson

Ambassador to HBCUs: Shanelle Chambers

Members at large : Earl Yates

Members at large : Ambassador C. Steven McGann.

Members at large : Lassine Cherif

Members at large : Alexanddria Maloney