Michael Higgins Jr.


Office: 718 852 2960
Cell: 917 704 6994
Email: michael@furee.org

Michael Higgins Jr. is a member turned organizer at FUREE.  Michael first came to FUREE through its Youth Program and is a native of the Fort Greene area of Brooklyn.  Michael first joined the Accountable Development campaign, before engaging more deeply in work around public housing. He now does organizing within FUREE members around environmental justice, civic participation and further inclusion of public housing in the greater housing justice movement in New York City.  Michael’s interests include housing rights, from tenant rights and access to affordability housing, to rezoning and development issues and city governance over areas such as education and public housing.