James Ollins

james ollins

James Ollins serves as a passionate advocate for reducing poverty, homelessness, and food insecurity among residents of Tallahassee's most vulnerable neighborhoods. Ollins had to pull himself out of poverty after leaving incarceration and knows first-hand the struggles of reentry and the barriers to success. Ollins is a retired Reentry Peer Support Advocate and now works to increase access to community service organizations for individuals living in poverty, especially those who have been incarcerated.