Author Archives: Sam Johnson, Sr.

Explaining Our Principal Roles

By Sam W. Johnson Sr. The Men’s Advisory Council (MAC) is a group of inmates elected by the general inmate population at San Quentin. They act in an advisory capacity while communicating on issues of common interest to prison administrators and inmates. One of the MAC’s principal goals is developing a working relationship between inmates […]

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Men’s Advisory Council

The Men’s Advisory Council (“MAC”) was developed to be a conduit for the General Population Inmates to the Warden and all Department Heads as well as Correctional Staff. It is this Council’s Position to effectively represent and communicate the opinions, grievances, suggestions, and recommendations of the inmate population at San Quentin. There are two primary directives of the MAC: The first is to seek to improve inmate/staff relations. The […]

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