John Kalinowski (Treasurer) is a public defender with the Legal Aid Society in Queens. As a public defender, John passionately represents indigent clients who are being accused of criminal offenses.
John is vehemently against mass incarceration. He is dedicated to raising awareness about mass incarceration, and hopes contribute to the downfall of this ineffective, destructive criminal "justice" tactic.
Currently, John is the treasurer of Project Attica, and helps lead workshops. He strongly believes in using art as a mechanism to advocate for social justice issues. John is honored to help empower students and community groups through the artivist and know-your-rights workshops.