2018 Elder Freeman Policy Fellow
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
Community Organizing, Policy Advocacy, Music.
Calvin began working for social justice during his senior year at Oakland Tech High School, working with Oakland Community Organization in a door-to-door “Get Out The Vote” campaign. He joined Californians for Justice as an actor in a play advocating the end homophobic bullying in schools, and canvased East Bay neighborhoods for the “No On 8” campaign. In addition to youth organizing with AOUON, Calvin is a member of the DetermiNation Group at United Roots in Oakland. A musician & actor, Calvin produces rap tracks and creates short films and webisodes.