Lottie L. Joiner
Additional photography by Kyra Armstrong, Meagan Emilia Photography, Anthony Gray, Clarke Leslie,
Matthew Lester. Daniel Milner, Annie O’Neill and Keli Schimelpfenig
Cassi Pittman Claytor, the Climo Junior Professor in the Department of Sociology, studies the economic behavior and cultural ties of middle-class Blacks. As a researcher, consultant and advocate for change, she has inspired efforts to eliminate racial discrimination in retail settings. Photo by Roger Mastroianni.