Meet Our Trainers

Our organizing team is comprised of folks from both Housing Works and Center for Popular Democracy. Their backgrounds range from social work to nursing to campaign coordination to co-founding organizations.

Darius Gordon

Center for Popular Democracy • National Field Organizer
New York

Elizabeth Deutsch

Housing Works • Director of NYS & New England Community Mobilization
Vermont

Jaron Benjamin

Housing Works • VP of Community Mobilization
New York

Jennifer Flynn Walker

Center for Popular Democracy • Director of Mobilization and Advocacy
New York

Julia Peter

Center for Popular Democracy • Director of Action Management
New York

Kiki Hackett

Housing Works • Western Community Organizer
Arizona

Paul Davis

Housing Works • Director of National Advocacy
Maryland

Sarah Pearson

Housing Works • Midwestern Community Organizer
Wisconsin

Tracey Corder

Center for Popular Democracy • Director, Racial Justice Campaign
California