Annual Conferences

Annual International Transformative Justice and Abolition Criminology Conference

Marisol A. Burgueno, Coordinator, Annual Transformative Justice and Abolition Criminology Conference
Phone-number: 415-542-8667
Marisol Adriana Burgueno A Bay Area native, Marisol dedicated her career to public advocacy and the intersection of design and social impact. Marisol received her Master’s in Product Design & Development from ELISAVA Barcelona School of Engineering and holds a Bachelors in Industrial Design from California College of the Arts. Marisol started her career by working in various roles in product design and visual communications for social entrepreneurship companies in San Francisco. After leaving the for-profit sector, she put her knowledge of design and background in communications to use, working with nonprofit anti-violence organizations and educational programs for underserved youth in the Bay Area. Marisol’s goals are fueled by her passion to bring an end to the cycles of violence and poverty in her community. She is focused on strengthening community partnerships, increasing public awareness and access to resources.


2019 – Buffalo, New York, USA

2018 – Buffalo, New York, USA

2017 – Durango, Colorado, USA

2016 – Durango, Colorado, USA

2015 – Durango, Colorado, USA

Annual International Hip Hop Activism Conference

Tony Quintana, Coordinator, Annual International Hip Hop Activism Conference
Phone-number: 505-604-2224
Tony Quintana is a loving father, educator, emcee, and activist. He has worked in Health Promotion/Disease Prevention for over 9 years, and has managed health education programs on a wide variety of topics including HIV, diabetes, fitness and nutrition. As an emcee and show promoter, Tony (also known by his stage name I.Q. the Professor) has been very active in the local hip-hop scene in Albuquerque, NM where he co-founded the Conscious Eating and Hip-Hop event series, and is a co-founder of the Dezert Banditz hip-hop crew. He is currently the Plant-Based Eating Program Manager for Animal Protection of New Mexico and Youth Education Director for the Albuquerque Center for Spiritual Living.


2019 – Chicago, Illinois, USA

2018 – Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

2017 – Durango, Colorado, USA

2016 – Durango, Colorado , USA

2015 – Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA