Tiara Cooper is a Dallas native passionate about local grassroots empowerment and justice. As a formerly incarcerated, Black woman, she is eager to share her experiences with the criminal justice system. Tiara’s Christian faith motivates her to reimagine and work toward rebuilding a better world for all, to truly become one nation under God.
Tiara has previously coordinated with Texas Organizing Project (TOP), Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce, and Outreach Strategists, enabling her to impact and connect directly with her local community. Tiara has also assisted and organized field teams, phone banks and trained GOTV campaign teams in Dallas county.
After being selected to participate in the Obama Foundation’s Community Leadership Training Day, Tiara knew it was time to make a total commitment to the God-given mission of leadership. As a proud servant and an upcoming faith leader dedicated to justice, Tiara is honored to transition from LIVE FREE Fellow to LIVE FREE Texas Organizer.