Michael McAfee, Ed.D.

Board Member

Area of Expertise

President and CEO of PolicyLink


During his time at PolicyLink, a national institute working to advance racial and economic equity, Dr. Michael McAfee has played a leadership role in improving outcomes for more than 300,000 children through the federal Promise Neighborhoods program which has facilitated the investment of billions of dollars in neighborhoods of concentrated poverty. He is the catalyst for a new and growing body of work — corporate racial equity — which includes development of the first comprehensive tool to guide private-sector companies in assessing and actively promoting equity in every aspect of their company’s value chain.