Liz Sanchez supports the President and core program areas with program management. Prior to becoming Program Manager, she provided executive and administrative support for the organization.
Liz brings several years of experience in administrative support, Spanish interpreting and translation and legal assistance for immigration attorneys.
She gained a passion for social justice advocacy from her experience with the Criminal Justice system, through her father’s incarceration and as a youth advocate in Project WHAT!, a youth group that provides training and legislative advocacy work in California about the impact on children when a parent is incarcerated.
Liz received a B.A. in Criminal Justice from San Francisco State University and is currently apprenticing to become an attorney. She resides in Richmond, California with her family.