Tre’ Murphy is the Field Organizer at the ACLU of Maryland. Tre’ supports the work organizing ACLU’s membership base and ACLU’s internal and external coalition work. From Baltimore, he began his organizing journey with the Baltimore Algebra Project, a fully youth led organization that uses math literacy and organizing to create systematic change in Baltimore City. Tre’ has been a key part of many coalitions, such as the Alliance for Educational Justice, the Journey for Justice Alliance, the National Student Bill of Rights, the Schools-To Prison Pipeline Coalition, the Movement for Black Lives, and more. Tre’s work history spans many issues, from youth and education to housing disparities to racial discrimination and equity trainings. In 2015, following the death of Freddie Gray, Tre’ was a key organizer in the Baltimore Uprisings and the formation of Baltimore United for Change. Following the unrest, while the world watched for Baltimore’s response, Tre’ became one of three co-founders for Black Leaders Organizing for Change. He is currently pursuing a degree in Humanities and Social Science with a concentration in Political Science at Bowie State University.
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