Last week, I drove up to my local hospital to drop off some extra masks that we had bought a couple years ago during peak wildfire season. As I handed them to the hospital administrator, he said “Thank you so much. Would you like a picture of yourself handing these to me?” Seriously? This moment […]
About Alan Preston
Alan Preston grew up with the advantages of class, race, and gender and is committed to using his privilege to work for social justice. He currently serves as a nonprofit and philanthropic consultant and coach. As a Senior Trainer for Class Action, he also designs and facilitates programs around the intersection of class and race. Alan has extensive experience in nonprofit leadership and most recently worked as the Director of Programs and Equity for Real Change Homeless Empowerment Project. Before joining Real Change in the Fall of 2009, Alan served as the Northwest Organizer for an initiative called Wealth for the Common Good, mobilizing high-income earners in support of progressive tax policies.