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Newsmakers: Michael Tubbs

February 21, 2023 @ 7:30 PM PST

Newsmakers Michael Tubbs

In 2016, he was elected Mayor of Stockton at 26 years old. He was the city’s first African-American Mayor and the youngest Mayor of any major city in American history. As Mayor, Tubbs was lauded for his leadership and innovation. He raised over $20 million dollars to create the Stockton Scholars, a universal scholarship and mentorship program for Stockton students. Additionally, he piloted the first mayor-led guaranteed income pilot in the country. Currently, he is the Special Advisor to California Governor Gavin Newsom for Economic Mobility and Opportunity; the Founder of Mayors for a Guaranteed Income (MGI); and the Founder of End Poverty in California (EPIC).

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Date:
February 21, 2023
Time:
7:30 PM PST
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Venue

Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 United States
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Phone:
925.943.SHOW
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