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Florentina Staigers
Posted On July 22, 2019 11:15 pm
Policy Specialist Equity in All Places (Urban League of Louisiana) FOCUS New Orleans has a murder rate almost 10 times the national average. But a conversation about violence must include structural violence. I am working with a small organization, Equity in All Places, to help communities and individuals heal from institutional violence on the community… View Article
Artair Rogers
Posted On July 22, 2019 11:06 pm
Senior Fellow Health Leads FOCUS We need individuals pushing for an equitable health care system from both within and outside. Most of my experience is inside the health care system working with organizations like Kaiser Permanente. Now I am working outside of the system with Health Leads to advance the cause of addressing basic social… View Article
Artina Sadler
Posted On July 22, 2019 11:00 pm
Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer Huron-Clinton Metroparks FOCUS My primary focus is to increase access to and consumption of healthy food and to support the creation of a sustainable food system for Genesee County, Michigan. My methodology is equitable engagement and relationship building. I work with all food system players with the goal of… View Article
Tina Tamai
Posted On July 22, 2019 10:45 pm
Coordinator, Hawaii Good Food Task Force The Kohala Center, Inc. FOCUS In a country of abundance and wealth, it bothered me that a basic human necessity as simple as good food is not available to everyone. It became an imperative to change that paradigm and create a culture that views good food as a priority… View Article
Rio Holaday
Posted On July 22, 2019 10:43 pm
Owner and Graphic Facilitator Rio Holaday Consulting FOCUS Creating new ways of being with each other through facilitation, graphic recording, and honest conversations about scary topics. I create space for people to get real about who they are, what they want, and what they need from each other. I specialize in bringing together folks from… View Article
Jonathan Lykes
Posted On July 22, 2019 10:40 pm
Policy Analyst and National Youth Organizer Center for the Study of Social Policy FOCUS My interdisciplinary approach to art, activism, and anti-oppression work merges policy change, artistic expression, and activism. Combining these forms of social transformation—and harnessing their synergy—I work to create awareness, promote personal healing, surmount institutional barriers, and generate systemic change. I am… View Article
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