Kia Pearson

Kia Pearson is the Chief of Staff at the NAACP.  Prior to her current tenure, she served in other senior staff positions including the following: Vice President of Executive Operations at the NAACP under former President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous; Treasurer for the Mfume for United States Senate Campaign; and Director of Executive Operations for the NAACP under former President and CEO Kweisi Mfume.  Ms. Pearson also has several years of legislative experience as a case worker for the United States House of Representatives serving the Seventh Congressional District of Maryland.  Ms. Pearson is a proud alumna of Howard University, receiving her BA in Political Science, graduating magna cum laude and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa.