Board of Directors
The Honorable Elihu Harris
Elihu M. Harris served as Mayor of Oakland for two terms, from 1991 to 1999...
Retired, Senior Field Representative, Office of Congresswoman Barbara Lee...
Director of Administration and Public Policy
Royl L. Roberts JD, MBA
Risk and Safety Programs Manager, Peralta Community College District
When Audree Jones-Taylor arrived at the Oakland Office of Parks and...
Alton Jells brings extensive public administration expertise to the board of...
William “Bill” Riley
William is a Merritt College alumnus who has served in public education for...
Dr. Roy Wilson Ed.D,
Roy received a BA in English and Masters in Creative Writing both from...
13th-CD, California Congresswoman Barbara Lee is a forceful and progressive...
Meet Our Staff
Dr. Roy Wilson
Dr. Karen Bohlke
Director of Government and External Relations
Educational Services and Research Staff
Executive Administrative Associate
Civic Engagement Statewide and Sacramento Hub Consultant
Maira Perez Velasquez
Educational Services Director
Educational Services Staff
Social Justice Community Organizer
Videography and Production
Washington DC Liaison