On Saturday, March 2nd, Omari Amili moderated a panel discussion featuring Shaun Worthy, Christopher Johnston, Tarra Simmons, Kurt Myers, Chris Beasley, and DOC Secretary Stephen Sinclair. The event was titled “Unlocking the Future: Life After Incarceration”, and was part of the Washington State History Museums exhibit featuring historical artifacts from McNeil Island. You can view
On January 23rd, 2019, Omari visited Green Hill School which is a prison for youth ages 16-21 and soon to be ages 16-25. Omari’s visit was made possible by his partnership with Humanities Washington. Omari met with two groups of 15 young men and deliver his presentation “From Crime to the Classroom: How Education Changes
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 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