Cleo Scott Brown, Author, Speaker and Founder of History Matters Institute
Cleo has spoken and written on issues of race, class, and bias for the last 13 years using the past to help people better understand the present. She has conducted the “Think About What You Just Thought” bias workshop for the last two years. She has nonprofit leadership experience, having served six years as the executive director for the North Charleston nonprofit, The Royal Foundation. She is also a long-term board member for the John H. Scott Memorial Fund. She is the author of “Witness to the Truth,” published by the University of South Carolina Press and Raceology 101. Her commentaries on race relations have appeared in The Post and Courier and other publications.