Roberto (Tito) Soto-Carrion
Tito brings over 15 years of experience facilitating organizational and strategic development with educational institutions and community-based and movement organizations. He has trained educators, youth, and organizers in anti-racism, gender and sexuality, systems change processes, emergent strategy, masculinities and patriarchy, and restorative/transformative justice practices. Tito currently facilitates with Center for Racial Justice in Education, the Emergent Strategy Ideation Institute, Pan LTD., The Human Root, and the Interaction Institute for Social Change.
As an equity practitioner, Tito has served as a public-school educator, counselor, university professor, researcher, restorative circle-keeper, youth development professional, consultant, and non-profit director. Tito currently serves as the Director of Research, Evaluation, and Strategic Initiatives at Center for Racial Justice in Education, a racial equity organization committed to training educators to dismantle patterns of racism and injustice in our schools and communities. Tito directs CRJE’s research and evaluation work and supports the ideation of curriculum and new programming.
Tito holds degrees from Wesleyan University, The University of Chicago, and Brandeis University. A Bronx native, Tito is a diehard New York Knicks fan and proud Boricua. He is most happy at the beach, loves 90’s R&B, and enjoys platanos in all their forms. He enjoys spending time with his dog Kiko, DJ-ing, watching films, and tinkering with gadgets.