Eric Henderson

Eric Henderson

Policy Associate

Eric Henderson is a Policy Associate at the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights. In this role, he works on various local and state policies to end mass incarceration and redirect resources to programs that increase housing, healthcare, education, and jobs. Eric is an appointed member of the San Francisco Sentencing Commission, and serves as an advocate for currently and formerly incarcerated individuals and their families. He is also a member of the San Francisco Reentry Council - Legislation, Policy, and Practices subcommittee. Prior to joining the Ella Baker Center, Eric worked at UCLA's Graduate Division - Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Admissions and as a researcher at UCLA working in public health, psychology, and communication studies.