The Black Speaker Series organized by the Black Student Union at Washington Union High School and Learning Director Dennis Randle hosted a special weekly event during lunch for Black History Month.  Each week various guest speakers from the community and graduates from WUHS spoke to students on being Black Professionals.

Check out the videos below to view each event and don’t forget to subscribe to our offical district YouTube page WUSD Videos to see more of what’s happening in our district!

Washington Union High School Logo

Week 1

Sgt. Shawn Wills | California Highway Patrol
Tara Wills | Wills Family Real Estate
Greg Barfield | Assistant Fresno City Manager
Dr. Angie Barfield | Fresno County Superintendent of Schools


Week 2

Eric Mayu | Mayu Capital Investing
Sgt. Marcus Gray | Fresno Police Department
Dr. Kevin Harris | WUSD Teacher


Week 2

Professor Alex Brown | Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity
Dr. Kevin Harris | Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity 
Ret CHP Sgt. Shawn Wills | Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity
Winne Fletcher | Delta Sigma Theta Sorority 
Christina Wells | Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
Dr. Alecia Becton | Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
Kee Kirton | Zeta Phi Beta Sorority
Lydia Johnson | Zeta Phi Beta Sorority


Week 3

Eric Payne | Executive Director Central Valley Urban Institute
Keisha Thomas | FUSD Board Trustee
Darrell Carter | WUSD Board Trustee
Dr. Henry Hendrix | WUSD Board Trustee


Week 4

Tyrone Roderick Williams | CEO Fresno Housing Authority
Brittany Jacob | ABC 30 News Reporter
Prince Marshall | Assistant Superintendent Madera Unified
Carlton Jones | City of Fresno Fire Department