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Roxanne Flores

Program Manager (HOPE)

She/Her
Thrive
2019

Roxanne is a first generation, Latinx woman, who has (and continues) to navigate systematic barriers of obtaining resources for support to achieve her goals. It is from this experience that her passion for youth development and engagement was born. Roxanne strives to help support all youth reach their fullest potential – academically and personally through self-empowerment and self-advocacy. She values impacting student lives on an individual and community level and has consistently provided a safe space to further support their journey.

What high school did you attend and in what city?

West Adams Preparatory High School (Los Angeles, CA)

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

Vibrate Higher by Londrelle

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

I was on the swimming team, attended math tutoring, and a was a yearbook editor.

What 3 words would you use to describe yourself?

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

  • thedailyshow
  • nedratawwab
  • weallgrowlatina

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

Being a HOPE Dealer means creating opportunities and being trusting of a healthier future.