Organizing Strategy and Practice

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Jitu Brown

Jitu Brown, married and father of one child, is the national director for the Journey for Justice Alliance, a network of thirty grassroots community based organizations in 25 cities organizing for community driven school improvement. He was formerly the education organizer for the Kenwood Oakland Community Organization (KOCO).  Born and raised in the Rosemoor neighborhood on the far south side of Chicago, Jitu attended Wendell Smith Elementary School and Kenwood Academy High School. Jitu studied at Eastern Arizona College and Northeastern Illinois University, majoring in communications with a minor in Spanish.