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MEET OUR PEOPLE

Our team is made of community leaders working together to achieve our mission.

Administrative Staff

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Matías Bernal

(He/Him/His/Él)

Executive Director

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 113

(559) 614-4421

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Luis Sainz

(He/Him/His/Él)

Operations/IT Specialist

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 102

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Martin Torres

Administrative Fellow

(559) 291-5428

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Martin Farias

(He/Him/His/Él)

Staff Accountant

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 120

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Allondra Galindo

Finance Fellow

(559) 291-5428

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Ana Luisa Lopez

(She/Her/Ella)

Human Resources Manager

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 102

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Belen Martinez

(She/Her)

Marketing and Communications Fellow

(559) 291-5428

Immigration Staff​​

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Jesús Ibañez

(He/Him/His/Él)

Director of Immigration Services

(559) 291-5428 Ext 116

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Liliya Harper 

Staff Attorney

Removal Defense

(559) 291-5428

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Luis Martínez

Immigration Case Worker

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 130

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Marisol Orozco

File Clerk

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 101

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Zabdi Uribe

Staff Attorney - Affirmative Immigration Relief

(559) 291-5428

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Jose Montes

(He/Him/His)

Immigration Fellow

(559) 291-5428

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Teresa Garcia-Lee

Program Manager of Immigration Services

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 104

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Gustavo Gasca Gomez

(He/Him/His/Él)

Program Coordinator, Stop The Hate Project

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 106

(559) 708-3738

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Diana Ramos

Immigration Case Worker

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 109

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Janae Quarles

(They/Them)

Immigration Case Worker

(559) 291-5428

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Pricilla Ramos

(She/Her)

Immigration Case Worker

(559) 291-5428

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Luis Virgen

(He/Him/His/Él)

Immigration Attorney
Immigration Legal Fellowship Project 

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 129

(559) 803-8855

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Luz Rincón

(She/Her/Ella)

Immigration Case Worker / DOJ Accredited Representative

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 105

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Jazmin Santos-Perez

Immigration Case Worker

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 110

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Belkis Carino

Immigration Case Worker

(559) 291-5428

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Susana Magana Lopez

(She/Her/Ella)

Immigration Fellow

(559) 291-5428

Education Staff​​

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Lilly Lomelí

(She/Her/Ella)

Inter-Act Fellows, Coordinator

(559) 779-7633

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Steven Alcocer

(He/Him)

Economic Justice Fellow

(559) 291-5428

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Dulce Rosas

Outreach Services Fellow

(559) 291-5428

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Yuvi Singh

Economic Justice Fellow

(559) 291-5428

Special Projects Staff

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Vianey Barraza

 (She/Her/Ella)

Director of Education Programs 
And Special Projects

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 121

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Esteban Gutiérrez

(He/Him/Él)

Special Projects Fellow

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 115

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Aliah Shaath

(She/Her/Hers)

Community Organizing Fellow

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 115

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Francisco Robledo (He/Him/His/Él)

Outreach Specialist Team Member

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 115

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Mariana Bautista

(She/Her/Ella)

Special Projects Fellow

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 115

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Celeste Paredes

(She/Her/Ella)

Community Organizing Fellow

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 115

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Monique Jackson

Outreach Specialist Team Member

(559) 291-5428 Ext. 115

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Fernando Tercero

(He/Him/They/Them)

PoderArte Specialist

(650) 334-7977

Board of Directors

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Dr. Ámbar Álvarez Soto

President

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María Lemus

Legislative Officer

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​Olga Núñez

Secretary

JOIN OUR TEAM

Our team is dedicated to empowering underrepresented communities.

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