Leana Lindsay | Advocacy Coordinator (she/her)

Leana is originally from Los Angeles, CA and comes to Sister Warriors with years of experience organizing and helping create spaces in Black and Brown communities where her people are safe, empowered, and have access to opportunity. With a background in Political Science, Sociology, and African American studies, she comes to Sister Warriors with experience in coalition building, advocating alongside system impacted communities, community organizing, and community empowerment. 

Leana is a committed abolitionist and is dedicated to fighting systems of oppression that systemically target and perpetuate harm to her community. Leana is part of the Sister Warriors Advocacy team coordinating direct advocacy for system impacted women and girls, their families, and communities. She also works on the participatory defense team empowering folks and their families navigating California’s court systems.