ABOUT WORLD TRUST
Our Mission is Racial Equity. Our Movement is Building. Join Us.
Through film and dialogue, World Trust Educational Services ignites courage and expands capacity to create a world free from racism.
We envision a world coming into wholeness where transformative love and wisdom heal the human family from racism and separation.
Over our more than 20 years of operation, we have opened millions of hearts and minds. By offering the comprehensive capabilities and deep knowledge necessary to help you solve the most complex issues of your organization, our work helps heal and transform people, communities and institutions.
Want to experience the expertise of World Trust Educational Services for yourself?
Please contact us, and let’s discuss what we can do for you.
SHAKTI BUTLER, PHD
Founder & President
Shakti Butler, PhD, is Founder and President of World Trust Educational Services. Shakti is an inspirational facilitator, trainer and lecturer who is sought after by schools, universities, public and private organizations, and faith-based institutions. Shakti’s work incorporates whole body learning through stories, art, movement and dialogue. Her current film/dialogue project, Healing Justice: Cultivating a World of Belonging, is intended to popularize a national conversation about justice, responsibility and healing.
Director of Outreach
Ginny Z Berson runs Justice and Community, an independent consulting company working to further social justice and build community. She spent 30 years working in public/community radio including Vice President & Director of Federation Services for the National Federation of Community Broadcasters. She is a founder of Olivia Records, the first national women’s recording company. And she is committed to making the world a better place by confronting and challenging prevailing power relationships.
Abi grew up steeped in social justice and racial equity activism and is thrilled her work life can support her deepest convictions. Abi majored in Business Marketing at San Jose State University. After graduating she spent 10 years abroad with her lovely children and husband as he played professional basketball overseas. She has now returned to her marketing roots at World Trust and works closely with the whole team and most recently has relaunched our website and presence on Facebook and Twitter.
Social Media & Event Consultant
Rhummanee Hang is second generation Khmai American, performance artist, and educator who was born and raised in Oakland, CA. Since the age of 13, she has honed her dance, theater, and spoken word skills as part of performance and dance companies in both Oakland and Sacramento. Rhummanee earned a Bachelors in Sociology at UC Davis and a Masters in International & Multicultural Education at the University of San Francisco. In addition to working at World Trust, she works with the young children and transitional aged young women at CERI. Rhummanee is an event planner, crafter, and most importantly, Mommy to the amazing baby, Noreak.
PR & Marketing Strategist
Eric Blackerby loves to create. He is an experienced video and music producer, writer and director. Recently, my work has been performed on MTV and Nickelodeon, and has been featured in media outlets like HYPEBEAST, TIME and Entertainment Weekly.
My professional journey, has taken me from studying at Stanford University, to content marketing / project management roles at record labels and tech startups, to writing, producing, and directing as an artist and entrepreneur. Along the way, he lived and worked in amazing places – London, New York City, Paris, San Francisco and St. Louis.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
JASMINE A. SMITH