Executive Director, Interim
Dr. Muhammad Abdur-Rashid is the Executive Director, Interim for Emancipation Park Conservancy. Dr. Rashid is responsible for managing and cultivating the Conservancy’s portfolio of programs, as well as stewarding relationships with key partners. He brings over 20 years of combined experience in the higher education, non-profit, financial and government sectors. He has held numerous leadership level positions with companies such as the Smithsonian Institute, the National Park Foundation, Wells Fargo Financial, and Howard University.
He holds a Doctoral degree in Political Science for Howard University with a concentration in International Relations and Public Administration and Policy; a Master’s degree in Public Administration with a concentration in International Development from Howard University; and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and International Marketing from Johnson C. Smith University.