João Paulo M. Connolly
Complete Communities Co-lead,
Mentor at Higher Learning
João Paulo is the co-lead for the Complete Communities Initiative, and works on housing and anti-displacement policy for AJC.
As mentor at the Higher Learning program on Saturdays, he draws on his experience as a motion designer for local and international production companies, his background and upbringing in Brazil, and his work as an interpreter for in underserved communities, to collaborate on strategies for racial and economic justice, immigration rights, and community building.