The King-Tisdell Cottage Foundation manages the Beach
American Culture Center, the King-Tisdell Cottage
Negro Heritage Trail
Tour: An African American Journey.
To research, collect, interpret and present African American history and
culture through exhibits, art, films, lectures, oral history, tours and
publications. The Foundation endeavors to promote and disseminate information
concerning this history and to celebrate the contributions of African
Americans, especially in Georgia and the Sea Islands of South Carolina. The
Foundation seeks to foster continued interracial understanding and
appreciation of different cultures.
Dr. Annette K. Brock, Chair
Dr. Evelyn B. Dandy, Vice Chair
Dr. Sigmund Hudson, Secretary
Edward B. Jolley, Jr. Treasurer
E. Bruce Adams
Juanita J. Adams
Murray K. Barnard
Dr. Janice G. Bass
Charles W. Bell
Dr. Rebecca R. Cooper
Dr. Evelyn B. Dandy
Dr. Kevin C. Dickinson
Jessie Collier Deloach
Alice P. Eisner
Fred D. Foster
Dr. Bobby W. Jones
Dr. Carolyn P. Mayes
Paul A. Sheppard
Swannie M. Richards
Joseph J. Steffen, Jr.
Paul L. Taylor, Sr.