Prentiss Haney

Prentiss Haney is a senior at Wright State University in Dayton, OH, studying Urban Affairs. As a student, he was the president of the Non-Profit Leadership Alliance, an organization that trains the next generation non-profit leaders and served in numerous positions in the local unit of the NAACP. In 2012, he was a field organizer in Greene County, Ohio for President Obama’s re-election campaign and registered over 1,400 students to vote. He also is a trainer for Wright LEAD, an international program service-learning program in South Africa that trains and provides leadership skills to high school students in South Africa. Currently, he serves as Regional Field Lead for the Ohio Student Association a student-led organization that engages in values-based issue & electoral organizing, nonviolent direct action, advocacy for progressive public policy, and leadership development in Ohio. Prentiss loves organizing, reading books about Queer People of Color and sleeping 8 hours a day.