David Ayala is a community organizer at LatinoJustice PRLDEF, focusing on campaigns around the criminal justice system. A native of Brooklyn, NY, he was raised by his Spanish-speaking mother and became bilingual and bicultural, as both Puerto Rican and African American.
David has an Associates of Arts degree in Business Administration from Valencia Community College, en route to his Bachelor of Arts at the University of Central Florida.
He is an active member of his church and is married to his wife of eight years. They have two children.