DEAN HUNTER, PRESIDENT

Dean Hunter is the President of Urban Legal Ministries.
Hunter studied government and political science at Amerian University and is a graduate of Howard University Law School.

He is a former legislative counsel to several elected officials in Washington, D,C, He is also a former aide to civil rights leaders Marion Barry and Jesse Jackson. Dean is an Associate Minister at New Bethel Baptist Church, in Washington, D.C.

BRIAN MCDANIEL, ESQ. – GENERAL COUNSEL

Brian McDaniel is General Counsel of Urban Legal Ministries. Brian is a highly accomplished attorney. He specializes in criminal law, civil rights, and serious personal injury litigation. He is the Principal of The McDaniel Law Group.

Brian is a graduate of Howard University Law School and is a Masters of Divinity Candidate at Howard University School of Divinity. He leads the Men’s Ministry at Ebeneezer AME Church, in Maryland.

REV. DR. REGINA THOMAS, CHAIRPERSON, BOARD OF DIRECTORS.

Regina Thomas is the former Secretary of State of New Jersey and a national political consultant. She served in the Cabinets of former Governor James McGreevy and former Governor Richard Codey. She is a political advisor to elected officials in Kentucky and Washington, D.C.

She is a graduate of Morehead State University and New Brunswick Theological Seminary. She earned her Doctorate of Ministry at Wesly Theological Seminary and is an Ordained Reverend in the AME Church.