Agustín Torres

Youth Engagement Specialist

email: augustin@latnet.org | P: 503-283-6881 | C: 971-404-9809

Agustín joined the Family and Youth Engagement team as a Youth Engagement Specialist, where he works with youth and families to support them in graduating from high school.Previously, he worked at Impact NW teaching after-school programs. He graduated from Clackamas Community College and is working toward his B.S. in Sociology at Portland State University. He is motivated by a deep-rooted love for his community, and to make a difference for Latino youth and families harmed by poverty and lack of resources.He identifies as Chicano, and has lived in Portland since the mid-1990s. He volunteers as an organizer with the Portland Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines.In his free time, he likes to serve the community and attend events. He also likes to spend time with family and friends and enjoy the outdoors.