Pizza & Politics with Alencia Johnson


Meeting Method:

Please join us for a Pizza and Politics featuring Alencia Johnson, political commentator and Founder of 1063 West Broad - a social impact consultancy specializing in the intersection of culture, impact and purpose.

Johnson leads at the intersection of social justice and culture change, cultivating over 15 years of experience marrying cultural cornerstones - advocacy, politics, corporate and entertainment - together to achieve justice.

She has worked for the presidential campaigns of President Barack Obama, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and was a senior advisor to President Biden’s 2020 campaign. She has held national roles at Planned Parenthood and GEICO – leading efforts in each organization to address issues facing marginalized communities through brand, engagement and narrative strategies. At Planned Parenthood, she was the architect behind the “Stand With Black Women” branding and framework and advised Sec. Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign. She is a commentator regularly seen on MSNBC, CNN, and ABC.


The IOP encourages persons with disabilities to participate in our programs. If you have questions about accommodations or the physical access provided, please contact 617-495-1360 or in advance of the event. The Forum is currently closed to those without a Harvard ID, and RSVPs are required for in-person attendance.