Frank W. Johnson
- Studied at University of Memphis
Frank W. Johnson is a native of South Memphis. He spent his youth between Cleaborn Homes, South Parkway and Lauderdale (Lauderdale Sub) and in the Alcy/Ball Community. He attended Norris Elementary, Corry Jr. High in this community. He lives and has grown up in Super District 8.
Johnson is an active member of Shelby County Democratic Party (SCDP). He serves on the Primary Board and was elected to the Grassroots Council in 2017 representing Executive Committee Shelby County District 10. Frank has worked as community organizer for The Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO) and Karl Dean for Governor campaign in 2018. Frank also served as a second and fourth grade teacher for Shelby County Schools. He is also a board member for Memphis Artists for Change (MAC).
Memphis DSA 2019 endorsements
Memphis-Midsouth DSA September 12 2019 ·
- John Emery | District 2
- John Marek | District 5
- Theryn Bond | District 6
- Michalyn Easter-Thomas | District 7
- Frank W. Johnson | Super Dist. 8 - Pos. 2
- Cat Allen | Super District 8 - Pos. 3
Shelby County Democratic Party
Shelby County Democratic Party Elections February 5 2018:
Say Hello to the New Shelby County Democratic Primary Board they will make sure we have true bonafide Dems in all our elections any questions contact them. Congratulations to our Primary Board members (left to right), John Marek, Tracy O'Connor, Lexie Carter, Frank W. Johnson, and Regina Perry. —
Black Lives Matter connection
Black Lives Matter Memphis April 11 2018:
Missing Mama Peaches on this one 6 months of dedication and planning for the foundation of this event it was a honor for BLM Memphis to work on this committee we are working women and we all have different roles and we will continue to work together towards black liberation — with Patricia Malone-Johnson, Flo Gibbs, Chris Tucker, Bennie Cobb, Denisha Bonner, Stan Bell, William J. Barber II, Jo Street, Michelle Ngo, Foreign Darryy, Tikeila J. Rucker, Rhonda Gallman, Mila Borden, Bernie Sanders, Steven Bradley, Rosalyn Regina Nichols, Frank Gambino, Raven Nicole, Darryl Hawkins, Floridia Jackson, Karen Spencer-Mcgee, Gardner Dunavant, Lorrie Pafford Garcia, JB Smiley, Jr., Danny Glover, Frank W. Johnson, Michelle Simkin Dynerman, Devin Steel, Pretty Pimp P. Moses, Jose Salazar, Nigel Lewis, Pamela Moses and Black Women's Lives Matter.
Melanie Conroy August 18, 2017:
With Frank W. Johnson, Steve Cohen.
Vote Blue Picnic
Tennessee Young Democrats May 12:
- BlueWave #TNBlue — attending Vote Blue Picnic with Danny D. Glover, Danielle Inez, Frank W. Johnson, Amber Sherman, Alexander Boulton, London Lamar, George Boyington, Gabby Salinas and Jamal Whitlow at Polly Williams Park.
Memphis Solidarity Brigade
The Memphis district of Freedom Road brought together cadre from around the nation to support a local organizing effort, Memphis For All, to apply our line and strategy to local elections. The Path to Power Memphis for all Solidarity Brigade took place in mid-July 2018 to culminate with an early voting canvassing effort.
Thomas Wayne Walker May 29 2018:
yo!!! i'm excited to invite y'all to sign up for a program focused on learning, on-the-ground, about building political power as leftists, revolutionaries and radicals in working class communities of color that are left out & shut out of politics. the path to power memphis solidarity brigade will combine training & actual field work in support of justice organizations engaging in electoral work to build power, like memphis for all, labor unions, and more. you can sign up at this link https://goo.gl/forms/wemUNfG4SxbusyHo1
it's listed as wednesday 7/18-sunday 7/22, but the real programming is focused on thursday 7/19-saturday 7/21. housing and food are supported, and other support is available. i'm hoping especially to get folks from tennessee to do it, so we can start really thinking about building a #tennesseeforall. hit me up if you're interested, apply now to get in on this.
Thomas Wayne Walker, Jyoti Gupta, Lindsey Glenn Krinks, Whitney Washington, Briana Perry, Anna Carella, Ramon J. Ryan, David Alex Hayes, Elizabeth Stanfield, Dana Smith, Anne Barnett Josh Adams, Ashley Caldwell, Erica Renee, Deja Foster Justin A. Davis Justin Jones, Sj Payne, Salma Mirza, Jasmine Wallace, Nancy Dung Nguyen, Chris Brooks, Haley Greenwell, Odessa Kelly. Aaron Gamal, Cazembe Jackson, Eliott Geary. Frank W. Johnson, John Emery, Allie Cohn, Calvin Cheung-Miaw.