Renzo Meza

Youth Leadership Coordinator

email: | P: 503-283-6881

Renzo joined Latino Network as part of the Family and Youth Engagement team in fall 2015. Formerly Latino Network's Internship Coordinator, Renzo is now a Youth Leadership Coordinator for the School Based Programs Team.

Previously, he taught kindergarten at a dual language immersion program in Tulsa, OK. As a Latino who grew up in a low-income community, he knows what it’s like to feel lost at school and is passionate about increasing the number of Latino professionals in schools and in the community.He graduated from University of Maryland Baltimore County where he studied psychology and public health. He is a member of the Teach For America Portland Alumni community, and is looking forward to getting more involved with the Portland community.In his free time, he likes to go to the gym or run along trails. He also enjoys playingsoccer, table tennis, hiking, and rock climbing.