Democrat for City Council, District 1

  • An immigrant and the first in her family to attend college
  • 10 years of non-profit experience fighting for youth and childrens’ services citywide
  • 10 years on Community Board 3, with 4 years as board chair
  • Tripled citywide jobs for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) and fought to implement Universal Pre-K (UPKNYC)
  • Masters of Social Work from Columbia University.
    Worked on over 1,000 constituent cases managing the district office of a City Councilmember, most recently serving as a Chief of Staff
  • Co-founder of Community First food pantry, which provides fresh produce to over 300 families weekly in Lower Manhattan since the start of COVID-19