UNITED STATES (21Alive)— The current leader of the NAACP is stepping down.
Ben Jealous announced he will be resigning at the end of the year as president of the organization.
At 35 years old, he is the youngest person to ever lead the group.
He says he wants to spend more time with his family, and teach at a university.
“USA Today" reports he also wants to form a political action committee to help progressive candidates get elected to office.
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