Avery first got involved with the social justice movement during his freshman year at Morehouse College when he helped organize Sodexo Cafeteria workers on his campus with SEIU. Since then, Avery has had a range of experiences working in the progressive movement including Black Youth Vote, Georgia Democratic Party, Georgia Legislative Black Caucus, and the AFL-CIO. Prior to coming to CTWO, Avery organized with SEIU Local 32BJ. Avery came to CTWO as an organizer and was instrumental in building a school pushout campaign in Pittsburgh. As Program Coordinator, Avery coordinates all of CTWO’s trainings and programs. Outside of work, Avery is a foodie, enjoys drawing, and is a die-hard Knicks fan.