Sit-in-1960; Freedom Rider-May 1961, Organizer in Shreveport and Baton rouge, La, 1961-62; Mississippi-1962-65; New Orleans-1965-68. Arrested in Shreveport, La, Baton Rouge, LA., New Orleans, LA., Jackson, Hattisburg, Greenwood, Yazoo City, MS.
Field Secretary CORE
Co-Director Freedom Summer 1964
Co-Organizer, Challenges to Mississippi Democratic Party at 1964 National Democratic Convention and to Louisiana Democratic Party at 1972 National Democratic Convention
Co-Organizer, Numerous sit-ins and demonstrations in New Orleans, Shreveport, and Baton Rouge in Louisiana and in Hattiesburg, Clarksdale, Canton, and Jackson in Mississippi
Arrestee, 30 civil rights related arrests in Mississippi and Louisiana
CEO, Executive Director, Consultant — promoting productive parent and community involvement in schools and supporting innovative education through the Algebra Project, Inc., Positive Innovations, Inc., and the Southern Initiative of the Algebra Project, Inc.