Honors & Awards

  • Chancellor’s Award for Public Service: Civic engagement by an undergraduate student UCB
  • Xican@ Poetry prize winner UCB
  • Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition: Hispanic community affairs council scholarship recipient
  • Merritt College Puente Program: Presenter at the First Annual Cesar Chavez celebration
  • Women in community service certificate of appreciation
  • Recognition from California State Senator Ellen Corbett: academic achievement, community service and outstanding leadership in the community
  • Featured in the Winter Newsletter: Youth Alive
  • Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition: In recognition of outstanding and invaluable service to the community
  • AmeriCorps spirit Award
  • Educational Alternatives Program series: Intensive Internship in Political Theory and Organizing skills training
  • Roca: In recognition of participating in the peacemaking circles learning process, Creating places where change can happen
  • Project Yes: Honoring Youth Leadership and community transformation
  • Youth recognition Day: Honoring excellence and commitment to improving the City of Oakland


  • B.A Ethnic Studies – UC Berkeley
  • A.A Social Behavioral Science – Merritt Community College
  • A.A Liberal Arts – Merritt Community College