Castle Redmond

May 8, 2017, 09:35 AM
Commission Position :
Link ID : Redmond
Member Position : Public Representative
Appointed : April 2017
Term Expires : November 2019
Castle Redmond is a program manager at The California Endowment. Castle is currently responsible for developing policy and funding strategies to improve health outcomes for boys and young men of color in California, with an emphasis on dismantling the school-to-prison pipeline and investing in youth.

Previously, Castle worked as a program manager at Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) overseeing the Juvenile Justice Center Wraparound Strategy for the City of Oakland and the school district. There he collaborated with the county probation department on reforms to the juvenile justice system, among several other responsibilities. He also served as a discipline hearing panel case manager for OUSD, during which he coordinated services for students, worked with new teachers and administrators on strategies to address school climate, and provided outreach to families, community-based organizations, and government agencies.  During his time as case manager, Castle participated in OUSD’s first restorative justice pilot program at Cole Middle in West Oakland. 

Castle also served as a Commissioner for Alameda County’s Human Relations Commission where he co-led the Sexually Exploited Minors Task Force efforts at building community engagement and raising awareness of the issue. In addition, Castle co-drafted the official task force recommendations for the Alameda County Board of Supervisors.

Castle, an Oakland resident, earned his B.A. in History from the University of California, Berkeley, and his law degree from Georgetown University.
Castle Redmond

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