Goldman School of Public Policy - University of California, Berkeley

In The Arena with David Gray and Jonathan Stein

David Gray, Jonathan Stein

Date: August 25, 2016 Duration: 29 minutes

David Gray, appointed chief of staff to the mayor of Richmond, Calif, when he was 27, talks about the creative approaches he and his colleagues are taking to address the challenges facing this diverse, middle-income East Bay city. Gray, an alumnus of the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, tells Jonathan Stein that he was especially proud of Richmond's police chief for holding a sign supporting Black Lives Matter in a peaceful protest against police shootings.