Leader’s Stories

"As leaders, to truly be successful in our organization or whatever endeavors we take on, we have to be strong as individuals."

“As leaders, to truly be successful in our organization or whatever endeavors we take on, we have to be strong as individuals.”

Chazidy Bowman is the President and Founder of Opportunities People’s Justice Leaders.
The Iron is Hot Right Now.

The Iron is Hot Right Now.

Kesha Hamilton is the co-founder and current Co-Chair of Racing 4 Equity.
I’ve seen what hope can do.

I’ve seen what hope can do.

Ron Pierce holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Justice Studies minoring in Sociology from Rutgers University-Newark.
I am ambitious with hope!

I am ambitious with hope!

Coral Nichols is a certified life coach and a sought after public speaker.
It’s up to us to hold those in power accountable--every day, all day.

It’s up to us to hold those in power accountable–every day, all day.

Cedric Fulton holds a Degree in Political Science from Framingham State and A.A.S. from Bronx Community College.
I want to help out my brothers and sisters, show them the path that I took, and create new pathways for them.

I want to help out my brothers and sisters, show them the path that I took, and create new pathways for them.

I am the founding Executive Director of the Forestry and Fire Recruitment Program (FFRP).
I think Alabama is going in the right direction, and I’m excited to be playing a part in making change happen.

I think Alabama is going in the right direction, and I’m excited to be playing a part in making change happen.

Betty Washington is a graduate of Troy University and Trenholm State Technical College.
My pain is what pushed me into my purpose.

My pain is what pushed me into my purpose.

I come from the streets of Newark, New Jersey. Both of my parents were in and out of jails and state penitentiaries for most of my life.