Chanelle and Terry have long, impressive track records of public service and working to improve lives and expand opportunities for all. They share our commitment to making policy work for all people, and we are happy to have them on our Board.
June 22, 2017
The Board of Directors of the Center for Global Policy Solutions (CGPS), a Washington, D.C., public policy think tank, has elected Chanelle Hardy and Terry Lierman as new members. Their successful careers and vast expertise will be invaluable as CGPS works to fulfill its mission: driving society toward inclusion.
Hardy is Strategic Outreach and External Partnerships Counsel at Google. An attorney and public policy expert, Hardy has a civil rights and social justice background, having led the Washington Bureau of the National Urban League. On Capitol Hill, Hardy served as Counsel and Chief of Staff to former U.S. Rep. Artur Davis. A former fifth-grade teacher, Hardy has also been a Federal Trade Commission staff attorney, a Fellow and Counsel at Consumers Union, and Chief of Staff to Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn. Hardy serves on the boards of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies and the Black Women’s Health Imperative.
“Today’s policy environment requires precisely the type of solutions-focused, forward-leaning leadership and expertise that is at the core of (CGPS President and CEO) Dr. Rockeymoore and CGPS’s work. I have been and remain inspired by this compelling balance of aspirational thinking and deeply practical analysis,” Hardy said.
Lierman is the founding partner of Summit Global Ventures LLC, where he consults with and invests in promising health, medical device, and energy companies. With more than…