Female Leaders of Color

Become part of our vibrant community.


About Us

JHU FLOC aims to provide a space for women of color to establish a sisterhood committed to improving their academic and social environments on campus as well as the surrounding Baltimore community. JHU FLOC’s values include support, service, solidarity, and empowerment. JHU FLOC strives to increase the visibility of women of color within the student body while also providing mentorship and leadership opportunities for its members.









By joining, you will....

  • Become a part of a long lasting community of kinship among the women of color at Johns Hopkins University
  • Advocate for socio-economic, civil rights and health issues that primarily affect women of color
  • Build a relationship with the disadvantaged community of Baltimore, especially women and children
  • Assist women of color in developing and strengthening their cultural identity

Our values...

JHU FLOC was founded on the following pillars: support, service, solidarity, and empowerment.

JHU FLOC exists to encourage a positive image of women of color and to support its members in their educational, professional, and personal goals.

We are a tight community, and we would love for YOU to join us!

Our Team

Julisa Cortes
Freshman Representative
Sara Bartlett
Freshman Representative
Sarah Kyereme
Lisa Boyd
Professional & Academic Development Chair
Cierra Gladden
Nicole Aloeyi
Alumni & Graduate Relations Chair
Indira Summerville
Mya Thomas
Heritage & Affinities Programming Chair
Chukwudumebi Nwankwo
Community Service Chair