Elaine Williams is from Richmond, Virginia and has a deep passion for social justice. She is experienced in advocacy and research in housing, homelessness, Mass Incarceration, Education, Trauma Healing, Racial Healing and Equity. Elaine has a B.A. in Social Work, is an alumna of the Community Trust Building Fellowship (2018) and serves as a facilitator for The Ginter Urban Gardeners Program. She co-facilitated the Racial Healing and Equity Dialogue Series in 2019, which focused on encouraging relationship building, personal storytelling and trust building. Elaine enjoys reading, spending time with family and listening to podcasts.