About Us

Our Staff

Delman L. Coates, Ph.D.

Founder & Organizer

Rev. Delman Coates is a graduate of Morehouse College (B.A. in Religion, 1995), Harvard Divinity School (Master of Divinity, 1998), and Columbia University (Master of Philosophy in Religion, 2002; Ph.D. in New Testament & Early Christianity, 2006).

Delman L. Coates, Ph.D.

Founder & Organizer

Rev. Delman Coates is a graduate of Morehouse College (B.A. in Religion, 1995), Harvard Divinity School (Master of Divinity, 1998), and Columbia University (Master of Philosophy in Religion, 2002; Ph.D. in New Testament & Early Christianity, 2006).

Tomeka B. Scales, Ph.D.

Program Director

Tomeka B. Scales, Ph. D. is a marketing and communications professional from Fort Washington, MD. She has worked in a diverse number of industries including: government, entertainment, retail, academia, and nonprofit.

Tomeka B. Scales, Ph.D.

Program Director

Tomeka B. Scales, Ph. D. is a marketing and communications professional from Fort Washington, MD. She has worked in a diverse number of industries including: government, entertainment, retail, academia, and nonprofit.

Spencer Veale

Policy Director

Spencer is a passionate advocate of monetary literacy and reform. He has worked to reconcile and build cooperation between Positive Money and MMT, and has been published on Positive Money’s website.

Spencer Veale

Policy Director

Spencer is a passionate advocate of monetary literacy and reform. He has worked to reconcile and build cooperation between Positive Money and MMT, and has been published on Positive Money’s website.

Learn more about our Advisory Council

We have a robust team of progressive scholars who are knowledgeable in the field of monetary reform and who can keep important issues at the forefront of the conversation.