Louis Bailey

Regional Network: 
Eastern Regional Network
Class Year: 
2017
Position: 
Community Organizer and Outreach Coordinator
Organization: 
WE ACT for Environmental Justice
Location: 
1854 Amsterdam Ave, NY, NY 10031

I have  been a Community Organizer and Outreach Coordinator at WE ACT for Environmental Justice since 2013.   I empower, advocate, and educate communities of color in the Northern Manhattan area on how to change adverse conditions where they live, work, and play. I utilize my 12 years of Social Service experience to understand communities and the issues they face and employ a wide array of assessments skills to get clearer picture of the needs of the community I obtained my Bachelors of Arts Degree from Metropolitan College of New York (MCNY) in 2005 and currently pursuing a Masters’ of Public Health degree.I currently serve as a liaison tween WE ACT and the City Council , project manager for the  Policy sub-committee, the  Emergency Preparedness  Working Group.