Speakers & Facilitators

 
 
Sepi Aghdaee   ( She/ her/ hers) Program Officer, Haas, Jr. Fund

Sepi Aghdaee (She/ her/ hers) Program Officer, Haas, Jr. Fund

 
Claudia Arroyo  Community Education Director, Prospera

Claudia Arroyo Community Education Director, Prospera

 
Ifasina Clear   ( femme/they, them, their/my name )  Director of Leadership and Healing

Ifasina Clear (femme/they, them, their/my name) Director of Leadership and Healing

 
Laurel Engbretson  (She/her) Program Officer, Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)

Laurel Engbretson (She/her) Program Officer, Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)

 
 
Elena Fairley  (She/her)   Programs Director, Mission Asset Fund

Elena Fairley (She/her) Programs Director, Mission Asset Fund

 
Tiny (aka Lisa Gray-Garcia)   (She/her)  CoFounder of POOR Magazine/Prensa POBRE/PoorNewsNetwork

Tiny (aka Lisa Gray-Garcia) (She/her) CoFounder of POOR Magazine/Prensa POBRE/PoorNewsNetwork

 
 
Pastor LJ Jennings  Senior Pastor/ Business Consultant/Service Provider to the Formerly Incarcerated, Kingdom Builders Christian Fellowship & The Heartland Merchants Association

Pastor LJ Jennings Senior Pastor/ Business Consultant/Service Provider to the Formerly Incarcerated, Kingdom Builders Christian Fellowship & The Heartland Merchants Association

 
Katrina Lashea  (she,her)   Co-founder and Co-owner, Anasa Yoga

Katrina Lashea (she,her) Co-founder and Co-owner, Anasa Yoga

 
 
Terea Macomber  (She/ her) Electric Vehicle Project Manager, GRID Alternatives

Terea Macomber (She/ her) Electric Vehicle Project Manager, GRID Alternatives

 
Natasha Middleton  (she/her/hers)   Probation Specialist/Legislative Coordinator

Natasha Middleton (she/her/hers) Probation Specialist/Legislative Coordinator

 
 
Greg Minor  Assistant to the City Administrator, City of Oakland

Greg Minor Assistant to the City Administrator, City of Oakland

 
Maria Rogers Pascual  (she, her) Executive Director, Prospera Community Development

Maria Rogers Pascual (she, her) Executive Director, Prospera Community Development

 
 
Kate Schwass   ( she/her/hers )  Executive Director, GreenLight Fund

Kate Schwass (she/her/hers) Executive Director, GreenLight Fund