Jesus Martinez-Coba became a part of CURYJ January 2021, but has been working in the communities in the Bay Area for 10 years strong. He established a relationship with CURYJ during the Cruise 4 Justice Caravan where he helped organize a 3 city Caravan for the families of victims of police brutality.
He was born & raised in San Francisco, CA. His heart belongs to both of his communities Bayview Hunters Point & The Mission District. Jesus was also involved with Shut Down 850’s effort to close down the San Francisco County Jail. He was one of the panelists who shared his experiences of being formerly incarcerated to ensure no one has to go through the struggles he endeavored.
As a youth Jesus was incarcerated at 14, sent to group home & programs.