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Jerome Morgan

Jerome Morgan is a native New Orleanian wrongfully incarcerated at 17 in Angola State Penitentiary for 20 years before being fully exonerated in 2016. He is Co-Founder/ Programs Director of Free-Dem Foundations; Owner/ Trauma Counselor with Jerome 4 Justice; LLC,  and Social Justice Co-Facilitator/ Community Activist with Students At the Center (SAC). He is co-author of Unbreakable Resolve: Triumphant Stories of 3 True Gentlemen, and Go To Jail: Confronting a System of Oppression and has led workshops at universities all over the country about how he overcame injustice. Morgan is a pioneer in Formerly Incarcerated Person (FIP) entrepreneurship, community-based business models, FIP peer mentoring, FIP youth advocacy, and FIP literary works.