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Zakiya Prince

Board Member

Zakiya Prince is an activist and community organizer, born and raised in the Bay Area, CA and is a graduate of California State University, Northridge.

Zakiya spent several years working as an educator and social worker but her fierce advocacy for her family led her to the fight for decarceration. She has dedicated her life to disrupting the school-to-prison pipeline, ending mass incarceration and encouraging people who have been oppressed to fight for the freedoms they deserve.

She is the Executive Director of Repeal, Reunite, Reinvest CA where she is leading the movement to repeal California’s three strikes law, a Women’s Policy Institute (WPI) Alumni and a graduate of the 2019 Spring Cohort of the Institute of Impacted Leaders.