College Adviser Fellow, El Cerrito High School
Janice is a Bay Area native from the unincorporated community of Ashland in Alameda County. She is a recent alumni of UC Berkeley and has a passion to serve undeserved communities and change the life outcomes of low-income youth of color to promote equitable educational and life outcomes. This commitment stems from her personal experiences navigating public higher education as a first generation, low-income Vietnamese American student. Some of her professional experiences include working with the REACH Ashland Youth Center, bridges Multicultural Resource Center, REACH! API Recruitment and Retention Center, various K-12 tutoring/mentorship programs in the Bay Area, and have worked for the National Education Association supporting public education in underserved communities of color.