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Denize Maldonado

Hayward Unified SD/ La Familia
Parent Ambassador Supervisor
Hayward, CA

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Denize Maldonado was born in Michoacan, Mexico and grew up in the SF Bay Area. Her passion to raise awareness around mental health, and experience growing up undocumented sparked her advocacy around human rights issues. Denize is the Parent Ambassador Supervisor for La Familia, a non-profit mental health agency in Hayward. She is a recipient of the Koshland Civic Unity Award, and served as a fellow for 5 years with Koshland Program at the San Francisco Foundation. Denize completed her studies at San Francisco State University in Sociology/ Latinx studies with a focus on immigrant rights. She is an experienced program coordinator with a demonstrated history of working in the non-profit organization management industry. Her background work includes: youth leadership development, education on legal education for undocumented youth, health and wellness service coordination including mental health services and recent Covid-19 testing and vaccine access, and community organizing.