Co-Director of Civil Rights Policy
Bennie Anderson Jr. is a freshman at Yale University, where he is a member of the football team and plans to major in Ethics, Politics, and Economics. As a graduate of Westminster Christian Academy in St. Louis, Bennie dedicated four years to active involvement in a variety of activities. He was elected a student council officer, selected as a team captain on the football team, and a member of the service-oriented Veterans and First Responders Club. Bennie served as the online and media editor for his high school’s newspaper, The 800 News. As a multi-sport athlete, he not only played football but also participated on the basketball and track and field team as well. Recently, Bennie served on Shalonda Webb’s successful campaign for County Council. Bennie is very excited to be apart of GGI and looks forward to furthering his political involvement.