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John  Jones III

John Jones III

East Oakland Black Cultural Zone
Director, Community and Political Engagement
Oakland, CA, USA

John Jones III serves as the Director of Community and Political Engagement for the East Oakland Black Cultural Zone and is on staff with the Dellums Institute. Born, raised, and living in East Oakland, a father of three, and formerly incarcerated, John serves and gives back to his Community as a staunch advocate for criminal justice reform, housing, employment, public safety, and the human rights of all.

John serves as the Vice Chair of the Selection Panel for the Oakland Police Commission, as a member of the Board of State and Community Corrections Prop 47 Executive Steering Committee, as well as a board member for Planting Justice and Together We Stand. In his rare free time, John can be found screaming and cheering for the Oakland Raiders, the Golden State Warriors, and the Oakland A's.


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