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Cephus Johnson

Director of Oscar Grant foundation

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Cephus Johnson Biography

Cephus Johnson, also known as Uncle Bobby, is the Uncle to Oscar Grant III and the brother of mother Wanda Johnson.

He attended school at SF State with an emphasis in Ethnic Studies/Black History. He is the Executive Director, of the Oscar Grant Foundation. He has been the spokesperson for the family since the fatal shooting of Oscar Grant III by BART police officer Johannes Mehserle in Oakland, California. Johnson has spoken on Channel 7 Live, many radio stations in the Bay area and around the country. He attended and participated in the 2010 Congressional Black Caucus involving Criminal Justice Reforms. He spearheaded the creation of the now Bart Police Citizen Oversight Committee and Independent Police Auditor that now serves the community.

In January 2013, filmmaker Ryan Coogler premiered Fruitvale (later retitled Fruitvale Station), a dramatization of the last 24 hours in Grant's life; the film incorporates some of the footage shot by eyewitnesses during the BART confrontation, and principal photography also included locations in Oakland, San Francisco, San Leandro, and San Quentin State Prison.

Johnson has spoken at many colleges, such as, Howard University, Cal Berkeley, SF State, San Jose State, East Bay State, and most high schools throughout the Bay area. He has been the voice for justice for the Johnson/Grant family, the community, and the voice for justice throughout the country.

Topics include:

• Let's Bring a Global Change to our Community

• Prison: The Untapped Market

• The People vs The Police

• State of Emergency

• State of Society: Race, Class and Technology

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  • HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BOOK Cephus Johnson?

    Booking fees for Cephus Johnson, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Cephus Johnson, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • WHO IS THE AGENT FOR Cephus Johnson?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Cephus Johnson for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Cephus Johnson for your next private or corporate function.
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Cephus Johnson Biography

Cephus Johnson, also known as Uncle Bobby, is the Uncle to Oscar Grant III and the brother of mother Wanda Johnson.

He attended school at SF State with an emphasis in Ethnic Studies/Black History. He is the Executive Director, of the Oscar Grant Foundation. He has been the spokesperson for the family since the fatal shooting of Oscar Grant III by BART police officer Johannes Mehserle in Oakland, California. Johnson has spoken on Channel 7 Live, many radio stations in the Bay area and around the country. He attended and participated in the 2010 Congressional Black Caucus involving Criminal Justice Reforms. He spearheaded the creation of the now Bart Police Citizen Oversight Committee and Independent Police Auditor that now serves the community.

In January 2013, filmmaker Ryan Coogler premiered Fruitvale (later retitled Fruitvale Station), a dramatization of the last 24 hours in Grant's life; the film incorporates some of the footage shot by eyewitnesses during the BART confrontation, and principal photography also included locations in Oakland, San Francisco, San Leandro, and San Quentin State Prison.

Johnson has spoken at many colleges, such as, Howard University, Cal Berkeley, SF State, San Jose State, East Bay State, and most high schools throughout the Bay area. He has been the voice for justice for the Johnson/Grant family, the community, and the voice for justice throughout the country.

Topics include:

• Let's Bring a Global Change to our Community

• Prison: The Untapped Market

• The People vs The Police

• State of Emergency

• State of Society: Race, Class and Technology

FAQs on booking Cephus Johnson

  • How to book Cephus Johnson?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Cephus Johnson for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Cephus Johnson, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Cephus Johnson or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Cephus Johnson?

    Booking fees for Cephus Johnson, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Cephus Johnson, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Cephus Johnson?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Cephus Johnson for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Cephus Johnson for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Cephus Johnson or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Cephus Johnson or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

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