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Marvell Terry

Marvell L. Terry II is the founding principal for Netherwood Consulting Group, a social impact consulting group designed to help build strategy and strength among community, institutions, and individuals. Terry is also the Founder of The Red Door Foundation and the annual Saving Ourselves Symposium, a convening for black LGBTQ living in the South on health, wellness, and social justice.

Latest by Marvell Terry

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What HIV Activists Can Learn From a Failed Faith Leaders Meeting With Trump

Tips for activists to prepare for high-level meetings, on the heels of news about black ministers meeting with Trump on prison reform.

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In the Face of Fear: The Criminalization of HIV Transmission

Marvell Terry II is HIV positive. Every time he types or says those words, he reflects on his diagnosis and how hard it is to tell someone that he has HIV.

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Beating the Odds: Darwin Thompson

Both of Darwin Thompson's birth parents were HIV positive, and HIV has shaped his whole life. He now works in Atlanta to keep people HIV negative.

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Focused on What's Important: Cedric Gum

After Cedric Gum found out his status in 2012, he knew that others like him had a lack of knowledge about HIV, and that needed to change.