Title: Resident Organizer
Major areas of responsibility: Working with JPNDC housing residents and public housing residents on resident satisfaction, leadership development, advocacy, campaigns to improve the quality of life, neighborhood activities, and connecting them to JPNDC Economic Prosperity Services.
Relevant background: I have seven years experience as a youth organizer / youth leader in Roxbury, Dorchester and Mattapan for a non-profit organization called Roxbury Environmental Empowerment Project, which falls under the umbrella of ACE (Alternatives for Community and Environment). I graduated from UMASS Boston with a BA in Criminology / Criminal Justice, a BA in Communication and a MA in Sociology.
Year started at JPNDC: 2020
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