About elyssawhite Elyssa White worked in the Organizing and Policy Department at UHAB from August 2009 - February 2012. She joined the team by way of an Americorps program called “AVODAH: The Jewish Serivce Corps”. Elyssa received B.A's in Technocultural Studies and International Relations from UC Davis in 2009. She lived in the UC Davis Domes cooperative community and has previously worked for The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, Variety Magazine (Spain/Portugal edition), Jewish Milestones, and The San Fransisco Youth Commission. She has previous experience in spoken word performance and education, community organizing, media, and social issues marketing campaigns. Elyssa now lives in San Francisco, California and works as the Program Manager for the San Francisco Community Land Trust.
The Surreal Estate is made up of the Organizing and Policy Department of the Urban Homesteading Assistance Board. We are motivated by our belief that all building residents have a say in what happens in their homes, and that tenants have an inherent right to assert their collective vision about how their homes should look and feel. The views and opinions expressed in these posts are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Urban Homesteading Assistance Board as an organization.
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