Director of Youth Services & Training Lead
Mayela identifies as a Queer, Gender Expansive, Mexican-American Mujer that has committed the last 10+ years of their life to Social Justice work in the Bay Area, with a focus on LGBTQ+ liberation. Mayela has had the privilege to be part of many dynamic teams working to advocate, and enhance the life experience of Queer and Trans folks, and LGBTQ+ Allies across the Bay Area and beyond. Mayela brings an intersectional approach to their work, and is excited to bring all of their experience, and gifts from various mentors, and the communities she has been of part of for years to her everyday work. Mayela uses both She and They Pronouns interchangeably, and has worked with organizations such as Planned Parenthood Shasta-Diablo (now Planned Parenthood Northern California), former Bay Area safe schools organization Ally Action (formerly known as GLSEN SF-EB and BANGLE), West Contra Costa Unified School District, and currently with The Rainbow Community Center of Contra Costa County as Director of Youth Services & Training Lead.
You can reach Mayela at 925.692.0090 ext 305 or at firstname.lastname@example.org