Board Member: Kamilia Landrum
Kamilia Landrum is a current member of the National Board of Directors for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. She joined the Board in February of 2012 and became Vice Chair of the National Youth Work Committee, a member of the Finance and Audit Committees respectively, and was most recently appointed as Vice Chair of the Image Awards Committee. In her local chapter, she serves as Co-Advisor to the Detroit NAACP Youth Council and Chair of the Detroit Branch NAACP Young Adult Committee.
Ms. Landrum graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration in the Spring of 2012 from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. During her studies she was heavily involved in the Student Government Association as a Student Senator where she served as Chair of the Organization and Finance Committee, Chair of the Activity and Service Fee Budget Committee, and Chair of the Judicial and Rules Committee. Additionally she served as Chair of the Fight for Freedom Fund Banquet for the FAMU Chapter of the NAACP, and Treasurer of the Beta Alpha Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Currently Ms. Landrum is pursuing her Masters of Public Administration at Wayne State University. Her career goals are to work in strategic management and growth for non-profit organizations and the United States government. She has interned for the industry leading accounting firm KPMG, LLP, with a hope to merge the learned skills in business and current leadership opportunities to be a better advocate for those who cannot do so for themselves. She guides her life by the scripture, “For I know the plans I have for you, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” – Jer. 29:11
She is the proud and only daughter of songwriter and playwright, Apostle Dr. Thomas I. Butler, and song writer and gospel recording artist, Pastor Kim Butler.