Jamaal Felix, Development Associate

 

In his role, Jamaal will be the key person connecting our development and finance teams. He will oversee donation processing, manage the Salesforce database, and assist with grant writing. Prior to joining the team at GOSO, he was the Development Assistant at The Fortune Society, and was a part of the Policy Center Collective. He is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, where he received his bachelor’s degree in Radio, TV and Film. He then went on to earn his M.F.A. in Writing and Directing from The City College of New York, and he is currently a member of The Bronx Filmmakers Collective. His own justice system involvement kick-started an interest in justice system reform. Fun facts: He was a 7th grade math teacher for two years, and was raised in Houstin, TX!