Dr. Stacey Chimimba Ault (she/her/hers) is also an Assistant Professor at Sacramento State University. She has a background in social work and brings over 20 years of experience in micro and macro practice. She received her Masters in Social Work at Sacramento State University; and doctorate in International and Multicultural Education; Human Rights Education at the University of San Francisco. Dr. Ault completed her ICF approved Certified Professional Coaching training at the College for Executive Coaching.
Associate Therapist, Healing Coordinator
Chipo C. Ashe (she/her/hers) is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist (AMFT) who specializes in healing within the Black community. Chipo focuses on trauma, depression, and anxiety in youth and young adults. She is a graduate of the University of San Francisco, where she obtained a Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology, with an emphasis on Marriage and Family Therapy. Chipo considers therapy a collaborative effort between both client and therapist. Her goal is to help clients discover the tools to heal themselves. Ms. Ashe is also a professor and counselor at Sacramento City College.
Director of Research & Policy
Blacks Making a Difference (BMAD) Founder and Lead Facilitator, Jody S. Johnson, Esq., (he/him/his) is interested in the expansion of or academic understanding Artificial Intelligence IA). He has developed an original ethical framework to produce racial equity and inclusion. Mr. Johnson is also a professor at American River College. Mr. Johnson brings a focus on policy, racial ethics and equity to the RAGE Project, and works directly with youth and community members to conduct research and create change.
RAGE Program Assistant
A student at Sacramento State University, Kiarah (she/her/hers) is studying kinesiology. She is especially interested in addressing health equity and learning more about how individuals recover from medical trauma. Kiarah provides administrative supports to the RAGE Project team.
Kaiah (she/her/they) was trained by Blue Yoga Fitness School (which has been featured in Black Yoga Magazine). Kaiah uses the RAGE Healing space to offer face-to-face (private) and virtual sessions for youth and community members. They are interested in teaching more young people about the positive benefits of yoga on health and mental health. Kaiah is also co-owner of Afro Lotus Healing. Kaiah's dream is for Afro Lotus to have their own physical location to provide yoga, reiki and other ancestral healing modalities.