As director of Community Initiatives, Justin G. Reid helps develop, fund and support cultural heritage projects with diverse partners across the state, and manages the General Assembly’s African American Cultural Resources Task Force. He previously worked for the Moton Museum & National Historic Landmark in his hometown, Farmville, Virginia, and oversaw the 2013 opening of Moton’s national award-winning, $6 million permanent exhibition on civil rights history. Justin is a former founding board member of the annual Virginia Children’s Book Festival and co-founder of the College of William & Mary’s Lemon Project on history, memory and race.