Community Organization Expert 502097 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Grassroots Community Organization with expertise in Popular Education. I have experience with environmental justice, techniques to build capacity in low-literacy immigrant populations so that they can conduct environmental hazard assessment in Participatory Action Research projects. I have replicated this nationally and am recognized as an expert on lead poisoning prevention and healthy homes issues. I work seamlessly at the grassroots level, with government agencies, and in the technical expert arena. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and court testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes Executive Director, with prior experience as Bi-Lingual Trainer, Job Development Coordinator, and Community Organizer and Project Director.


M.A.International Relations Peace StudiesUniversity of New Mexico
M.B.A.International MarketingCA State University of L.A. Los Angeles
B.SMarketingCA State University of L.A. Los Angeles

Licenses Certifications

Credentialed Healthy Homes Specialist
Renovations Repair and Paint (RRP)
Lead Dust Sampling Technician (DST)
Lead Inspectoru2019/Risk Assessor

Awards & Affiliation

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases