Jerry Canada


Where did you grow up and what was your first language?

I grew up in Brooklyn, NY and I speak English. 

What from your hometown do you wish you could find in NYC?

I wish I had my whole family back here in NYC. This is my main wish.

What was your favorite book in middle school?

When I was a kid, Dr. Seuss' Cat in the Hat was my favorite book. I liked to read comic books when I was in middle school.


What is the best part of working at Hamilton Grange?

They believed in my abilities to work despite my disabilities.

What is your favorite thing to do when you are not working?

My favorite thing to do is to go to Coney Island and walk by the ocean.

What is your favorite quote?

"Treat people as you wish to be treated and be kind to each other." -  My brother before he died.