Hometown: Berkeley, CA
August 12, 2013
civic engagement using technology; open data to promote gov't transparency; bridging the gap between OpenGov apps and grassroots organizing
Training and mobilizing volunteers to take action on policy initiatives;Electoral Organizing; citizen engagement in policy processes; Navigating public agency bureaucracies; Knowledge of local cultural & political history from 20+ years of living in Oakland and Berkeley; Public Transit planning; Spatial Analysis
infusing technological innovation in Oakland outside of the north of Lake Merritt region; grassroots environmental monitoring; educating the next generation of technology leaders currently enrolled in OUSD schools.
Urban Planner & Community Organizer. Affordable health care, sustainable transportation & environmental policy activist. Recovering Data & GIS wonk. East Bay Native. Loves: Oakland A's; jazz & neo-soul; cycling. Independent planning consultant.