Sean Mattocks has twenty years of law enforcement experience with the City of San Jose. Throughout his career e have worked a variety of assignments including Special Operations, Field Training Officer, School Liaison Officer, and Bureau of Investigations. He is currently assigned as the Sergeant of the Assaults Unit which is also the unit responsible for investigating hate crimes. He is also the Hate Crimes Program Manager for the San Jose Police Department.
The catalytic power of this Summit in bringing together those who are devoting their lives to pushing back and working to confront, understand and work towards solutions around hate in our society is a noble and difficult task. The Summit not only energized those who attended but led to connecting the dots in a global network of those doing this work. The stories of the victims of hate were painful to witness but their courage in coming forward was inspirational. Those who attended left energized with the hope that by working together solutions can be forged.