Our Concerned Citizens for Justice mission are to help the community
provide direct support to our black individuals intertwined with the criminal justice system. This includes supporting individuals experiencing racial discrimination and lack of mental health services.
The mission to also help parents of youth in grades 7th-12th prepare to navigate policies and procedures within the public school system understand their rights and responsibilities as they relate to standardized testing.
Board of Directors
Rep. Rickey Thompson,
Rickey Thompson is the founder / CEO of Our Concerned Citizens for Justice. He is MS House of Representative, District 16 (Lee / Monroe Counties). Rep. Thompson was a prior judge for Lee County, MS.
President / Treasurer
Shelia Thompson, who is the wife of Rep. Rickey Thompson serves as general overseer of the day-to-day matters. She deals with issues the citizens have in the community. Shelia Thompson network with potential sponsors on implementing fundraisers.
April Penny Montford-Scott, Secretary
April Scott volunteers her spare time to Our Concerned Citizens for Justice by ensuring the CEO & President's plans are carried out in a professional and timely manner among other administrative duties.