A proud child of Nigerian immigrants, Dennis was born and raised in Los Angeles. He is passionate about helping to advance educational equity, criminal justice reform and economic empowerment in South LA. He previously served his community at the NAACP, the Legal Aid Society and Chrysalis. Dennis graduated from Harvard College with a B.A. in Government. He was also a member of The Harvard Crimson editorial board, where he published op-eds with a focus on politics, culture and race. Dennis is excited to utilize his passion for social justice to help impact the next generation of South LA leaders as a youth organizer at Community Coalition.
Fun Fact: Dennis is an aspiring author. He recently published a short story titled “Frederick Douglass: The Heroic Slave.”