Kevin Cosney is CBPN’s Associate Director of Programs. He provides leadership and direction to our field, policy, and communications teams. Previously, he served in a variety of roles at California Calls, managing the African American Civic Engagement Project (2016-2018), the IVE project of The California Endowment’s Building Healthy Communities Network (2017-2018), and the California Black Census and Redistricting Hub (2019-2021). His vision for Black people is that we tap into our power and live free, full, whole, healthy, happy lives. He currently resides in Long Beach, CA spending his free time with his friends and family, enjoying the arts, music, spoken word, laughing, and traveling.