Kris Lev-Twombly

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Kris Lev-Twombly... is Associate Director, Ella Baker Center for Human Rights.


Prior to joining[1]the Ella Baker Center in 2006, Lev-Tombly worked independently as a grant writer, communications consultant and lobbyist in Sacramento, with clients such as the Drug Policy Alliance, Coalition for Effective Public Safety, Californians United for a Responsible Budget, Critical Resistance, California Bicycle Coalition and the International Association of Skateboard Companies.

He has also worked in nonprofit development and administration with environmental advocacy groups such as Friends of the River and the Planning and Conservation League.

As a former federal prisoner of the war on drugs, Kris has experienced first-hand the waste and futility of our society's over-reliance upon incarceration. He draws from his experience an untiring commitment to justice and a passion to promote opportunity-based alternatives to imprisonment and violence.

Ella Baker Center supporter

In 2009 Kris Lev-Twombly was a financial supporter of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights in Oakland, California.[2]