“Every day, we continue to learn how to support our immigrant communities. Our first-hand research points to their financial and education needs. As a Mexican American, it is important for me to contribute to OPA’s mission and uplift others on their path to citizenship.”
Strategic Partnerships Manager
“In my heritage, there's a traditional idea of taarof - a ritual respect that is meant to level the playing field and promote equality. As the daughter of Iranian refugees, I feel personally connected to this concept in my work here at OPA, where partnership takes priority over segregation."