J. Anthony Holbert

As a Manager of Equity, Inclusion, and Justice, J. Anthony supports companies in creating fair and equitable access to opportunity for all stakeholders in their value chains.

J. Anthony began his career working in public education in New York City before moving into public policy around education reform. He then earned a MSEd in Education Entrepreneurship from the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining BSR, he was the Director of Strategic Initiatives for Forward Justice, a nonpartisan law, policy, and strategy center dedicated to advancing racial, social, and economic justice. In this role, he led projects, campaigns, and coalitions in the areas of voting rights and reform of the criminal legal system.

He also has experience in building and launching nonprofit ventures and social movement accelerators as well as embedding social enterprises within existing nonprofit organizations.