Antonio is a graduate of San Jose State University and works in the juvenile justice system. His passion is avocation for youth that have made mistakes and need assistance, especially mentoring. He is committed to promoting positive life skills, mentorship and health and wellness throughout the community. Since 2007, his organization, Walkmanz Productions, have established an annual coat drive, donating more than 4,000 coats to the community and continues to assist other non-profits.
Personal Statement: “Growing up in the South helped me develop into a willing advocate for civil and social justice. We have come far, but recent events like Ferguson and continued unequal and overcharging prison sentences for minorities, indicate we still have a long way to go. But…Yes We Can!”