Harrison is a program administrator with a passion for social and racial justice, equity, and economic mobility. At MDC, he primarily helps the Economic Security and Mobility team develop programs and implement them through both outreach and internal support.
Prior to joining MDC, Harrison was a deposition clerk for a private law firm, a field in which he has had experience working in on-and-off throughout the last decade. In addition, he was a middle school educator for North Carolina public schools for most of the years immediately prior to working at MDC as a social studies teacher. Harrison also has prior experience with non-profit advocacy work, as he was a certified Sexual Assault Advocate in the state of Texas who volunteered for hospital visitation and hotline phone calls. With an activist-minded mentality, Harrison has had experience volunteering for political campaigns both in NC, and his home state of Texas.
Harrison is incredibly proud to be born and raised in in the border town of McAllen, Texas. Currently, he is happily located in Durham, NC, with his wife and dog. In addition to his job at MDC, Harrison also serves on the Adult Education Committee at Judea Reform Synagogue, where he is a member.