On August 1st, 2018, Omari Amili joined Governor Jay Inslee and other state leaders in Olympia for the Results Washington meeting. You can find a clip of Omari speaking and images below.
On May 26th, 2018, Omari Amili deliver a Keynote speech at the University of Missouri – Kansas City’s 10th International Conference on Supplemental Instruction. Omari’s talk was titled Addressing Hidden Challenges: Community, Inclusivity, and Accessibility for Trauma-Impacted Students. You can view images below.
On April 13th, 2018, Omari Amili joined members of the Civil Survival team, Gina Castillo, Noel Vest, James Jackson, Tarra Simmons, Christopher Beasley, and Christopher Poulous at Washington State University’s Foley Institute for a panel discussion. The title of the event was “Life After Conviction: The Role of Higher Education” and each panelist shared their
On April 12th, 2018, Omari Amili was honored along with three other honorees as a 2018 Distinguished Alumni award recipient. Omari was presented with his award by the mayor of Tacoma, Victoria Woodards, who won the same award herself in 2016. Omari was joined by friends and family on this special day. You can view
On February 5th, 2018, Omari Amili was joined by friends at Echo Glen Children’s Center in Snoqualmie, WA for a Black History Month event. With the help of several allies, many items were donated including hygiene products, books and snacks. In total, 60 copies of Transforming Society’s Failure were donated with each of the incarcerated
On January 15th, 2018, Omari Amili participated in the University of Washington Tacoma’s Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Breakfast as an alumni speaker. The theme of the event this year was “Stand Up, Speak Out” and Omari shared with a very diverse and well-fed audience some core principles to stand by as they Stand