Ms. Reyes has over a decade of experience working in close partnership with various community and youth-adult partnerships. She brings a host of facilitation skills and leadership in developing community and school partnerships. Ms. Reyes has extensive experience working with community-based organizations to strengthen their capacity to support young leaders, engage boards of directors/administrators, develop and implement strategic plans, design and implement effective leadership, and provide training in fundraising, staff development, program evaluation and planning.
Ms. Reyes previously served as the Director of Community School Partnerships for the UC Davis School of Education. She has the proven ability to develop strategically effective professional development and technical assistance for diverse communities and stakeholders. Born to immigrant parents from Guanajuato, Mexico, and a mother herself, bel values the contributions that culture, language, and identity have on education and community.