Programs

Alexandrea Wilson

She/Her | Black Resilience Fund Program Manager

Employer: Brown Hope

Moved Here from: Chicago, IL on October 2022

Why did you move here?

I moved to Portland to pursue a new career opportunity at Brown Hope! As the Black Resilience Fund Program Manager I work closely with Brown Hope leadership to increase the success of the Black Resilience Fund. I serve as an ambassador to the fund to stakeholders and the broader Portland and Multnomah community.

What is one thing that you need/want from a community right now?

I am always looking to build community with people who are also aligned with promoting racial equity and justice and creating a space for sharing resources.

What kind of civic connection are you interested in making?

I would love to connect to folks who are doing work around community development , improving local food systems and engaging in policy making that centers racial equity & lived experience.