David Augusto

Program Manager (LEARN)


David is a Program Manager who is committed to ensuring the next generation is equipped with skills and experience to become agents of change. He is especially passionate about amplifying youth’s influence by imparting principles and strategies in community development that expose their individual strengths and capabilities, and helping them become leaders in sustaining resilient and cohesive communities.

What high school did you attend and in what city?

Fairfax Senior High School Los Angeles, CA

What song motivates you to jump out of bed in the morning?

Photosynthesis by Saba

What after school programs, or activities did you participate in while in high school?

In high school, I was a part of the football and wrestling teams and when I wasn’t at practice I was an honorary member of the French and math club :D

What 3 words would you use to describe yourself?

  • Thinker
  • City Adventurer
  • All around chill

Who are your favorite people, groups, or organizations to follow on social media?

  • Ida Bae Wells, @nhannahjones
  • LeVar Burton, @levarburton
  • Soulection radio

Please define what it means to you to be a HOPE dealer.

A HOPE dealer to me means continuously striving to tear down the barriers that stand before me while building up those that will come after me.