Meet the Music Administrator
Akilah Morgan is a native of Los Angeles with familial roots in the Caribbean. She attended Claflin University, the oldest Historically Black University in South Carolina, majoring in Sociology and minoring in Music. Her time there gave her a wealth of experience and knowledge, allowing her to become an ambassador for HBCUs in China, participate in humanitarian exchange work in India, and conduct ethnomusicological research in Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago.
She received her Master of Arts in Nonprofit Management from Antioch University Los Angeles and is currently pursuing a PhD in Leadership and Change. She has worked in nonprofits for eight years, is a Flutist, and is a founding member of ICYOLA. Her passion is to provide children from her community access to a wealth of musical knowledge and experiences that might generally be inaccessible to them. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Association of California Symphony Orchestras.