Juan (he/him/his) is a recent graduate from the University of California, Berkeley with a BA in Ethnic Studies. He was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and is excited to bring his experiences and knowledge to yli! He is passionate about the wellbeing of LGBTQ youth and is dedicated to becoming an educator or counselor in the near future. He is looking forward to cultivating generative relationships with youth to create the leaders and activists of today and tomorrow.
Juan is planning to pursue either a MA or a PhD in Education or American Studies in the near or far distant future. Outside of work, you can find him being an avid coffee enthusiast and partaking in spontaneous adventures. Also a gemini!