David F. Potter is the Senior Mobilizing Manager at Sojourners. In this role he helps equip faith leaders through mobilizing and programming efforts.
Advocating for systemic change is a long-held commitment for David. Prior to Sojourners, David developed and led justice programming with communities on the margins across the U.S. and worked as a Restorative Justice Practitioner in Chicago, IL. He is passionate about contemplative activism, community building, and social healing.
David is a trained mediator and circle keeper and holds a B.A. in Conflict Transformation Studies from North Park University, where he studied reconciliation, spirituality and social change, and critical whiteness. Originally from Akron, OH, he lives in Washington, D.C., where he is active in a neighborhood parish and enjoys keeping house plants alive.
Find him on Twitter @davidfpotter.