Maria Paz Herrera

Youth Engagement Specialist

email: pazm@latnet.org | Ph: 850-602-8477

 

 

Roles and responsibilities at Latino Network:

I work as a Youth Engagement Specialist for Latino Network. I implements the program Early Escalera to Ninth and Tenth graders at Madison High School.

What motivates you to do this job at Latino Network?

I am motivated because I am able to offer transformational educational opportunities for youth. I love taking students outside of school to explore colleges, museums, forums, and nature.

Interests and activities:

When I am not working, I loves to go hiking with friends, travel, practice mindfulness meditation, yoga and gardening.

Most proud achievement:

I am proud of being a multicultural Latina woman who earned my Master's degree in Leadership for Sustainability Education at PSU.