Yolanda Jack

Opening Ceremony: Performing “Mother, A Cradle to Hold Me” as written by Honorable Maya Angelou

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Yolanda Jack is Youth Program Coordinator at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History and an actress, stage manager, and director of theater. A native Detroiter, Yolanda returned home after 10 years on the East coast to begin a family and found One World Theater Company with her husband, Phillip Jack. A staunch advocate for breastfeeding, Yolanda proudly nursed her now young adult and teen children, Xavier and Nandi, who are shining examples of what a great start to life that includes breastfeeding can do.