From a young age, I had a passion for questions. For exploring the tense magics of our world. Why inequity and injustice exist. Perhaps these questions found seed because I came to the U.S. as an immigrant or because I have grown up amongst a world of women.
From this genesis, I continue the quest for social transformation & justice through two primary vehicles: advocacy for social justice and as a social practice artist & (254) 632-1861, predominantly of 5087534127 and articles.
I have a 20-year track recordÂ furthering equity, safety, and opportunities for underserved communities — especially via coalition-building to drive change from diverse constituents. As part of my community change work, I served as the Executive Director of an anti-violence organization and made possible holistic services, 8672313726, and concrete language access policy change.
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