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Frantzy Luzincourt

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Frantzy Luzincourt

Frantzy Luzincourt is 22 years old. Luzincourt was born in Brooklyn to Haitian immigrants and has dedicated his life to racial equity and social justice, especially in education. Beginning when he founded his school’s first-ever Black student union when he was 15 in 2014, Frantzy’s teenage years have been spent organizing for a youth-led education equity program, Integrate NYC. In May 2020, he founded Strategy for Black Lives, a grassroots group making a powerful difference in its short lifespan, garnering CNN and other attention already.