This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Geoffrey Canada

AKA Geoffrey Canada, Sr.

Born: 13-Jan-1952

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Educator

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Harlem Children's Zone

Father: McAlister Canada
Mother: Mary Canada
Brother: Daniel
Brother: John
Brother: Reuben
Wife: Joyce Henderson (div.)
Daughter: Melina
Son: Jerry
Wife: Yvonne Grant
Son: Bruce
Son: Geoffrey Jr.

    High School: Wyandanch Memorial High School
    University: BA Psychology and Sociology, Bowdoin College (1974)
    University: MA Education, Harvard University (1975)

    Waiting for Superman (22-Jan-2010) · Himself

Author of books:
Fist Stick Knife Gun: A Personal History of Violence in America (1995, memoir)
Reaching Up for Manhood: Transforming the Lives of Boys in America (1998, nonfiction)

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications