Jeff Chang


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Jeff Chang, formally the executive director of The Institute for Diversity in the Arts at Stanford University (IDA), has recently been named the first vice president of narrative, arts, and culture at Race Forward.

Based in New York and Oakland, Race Forward's mission is to build awareness, solutions, and leadership for racial justice by generating transformative ideas, information, and experiences.

During Chang's tenure, IDA became nationally recognized for its innovative programming around arts, culture, and racial justice. Founded in 2001 by now Vice President for the Arts Harry J. Elam Jr., IDA is one of the nation's most recognized centers exploring equity in the arts, and is Stanford's premier undergraduate training program for developing arts leaders of the future.