Juan R. Olivo
Juan R. Olivo was born in Dallas and raised in the Old East Dallas neighborhood of the city. A Skyline High School graduate, Juan graduated El Centro College’s paralegal studies program and is in his final semester at the University of Texas at Dallas. Since October of 2019, he’s served as Mayor Johnson’s appointee to the Community Police Oversight Board. He holds a firm belief that it’s critical to meet the basic needs of students; and Pasos for Oak Cliff strides to fulfill these needs.
Q: What are is your favorite pair of shoes?
“Air Forces were the shoes to have growing up. I remember watching Nelly’s music video to “Air Force Ones” and would beg my mom to buy a pair as a kid. It’s simply a classic shoe that doesn’t go out of style, no matter the color way.” - Juan O.