Dr. Kenneth L. Harris, Ph.D., is a renowned economist, entrepreneur, and historian who has dedicated his life to empowering and uplifting the Black community. He currently serves as the 16th President/CEO of The National Business League (NBL), the first and oldest trade association for Black businesses in America.
Dr. Harris’s commitment to the economic empowerment of the Black community is reflected in his academic background. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) from Michigan State University in economics, African American and African Studies, and entrepreneurship. Dr. Harris is also a strong advocate for anti-racism and anti-inequality and has been recognized with numerous awards for his work in this field.