Taurean Lewis

Taurean Lewis
  • Loves: Local problem solving
  • Hates: Criminalizing poverty
  • Super Power: Community connector

Taurean Lewis

Community Engagement Specialist

Taurean, a lifelong Brownsville resident, is the Community Engagement Specialist for the Brownsville Partnership. Taurean is a former participant of the Brownsville Partnership who worked with staff members to prevent her eviction and overcome her housing crisis, as well as other obstacles that many Brownsville residents face today. She has also worked as a Peer Educator for Safe Horizon, bringing 15 plus years of experience working in outreach services in a variety of capacities including educating disenfranchised youth in Times Square.