Jairo Gomez is the Senior Program and Evaluations Coordinator for the Bolder Advocacy program. He coordinates workshops and trainings, and provides administrative and programmatic support.
Jairo graduated from the University of Southern California with a BA in Social Sciences with an Emphasis in Psychology. Before joining the Bolder Advocacy team, he worked in the food insecurity space as a Programs Coordinator and as Development Coordinator with St. Francis Center. As Programs Coordinator he oversaw operations at the University of Southern California’s Trojan Food Pantry, which serves food insecure students, as well as other pop-up pantries in South Los Angeles, which serve low-income and homeless individuals .
Jairo has lived in Los Angeles his whole life. In his free time, he loves playing board games, hiking, biking, (attempting to) play soccer, and learning to salsa dance.