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Wednesday, September 18 • 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Community Collaboratives: How Neighborhoods are using the EDI for Grassroots Efforts LIMITED

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A panel discussion with Community Collaboratives from Pasadena, Santa Ana, Anaheim, and Magnolia Place on how these organizations are utilizing EDI to improve outcomes for young children and families.  

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Rigo Rodriguez

Vice President Board of Education, Santa Ana Unified School District
Dr. Rigo Rodríguez is Associate Professor of Latina/o Public Policy and incoming Chair for the Department of Chicano/a and Latino/a Studies at California State University Long Beach. An urban social and political geographer, Rigo specializes in using neighborhood approaches to build... Read More →
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Crys O’Grady

Early Childhood Coordinator, Office of the Young Child
Crys O’Grady, JD, is the Early Childhood Coordinator in the Office of the Young Child for the City of Pasadena, California. Crys earned her B.A. in Sociology with an emphasis in poverty and inequality from Stanford University, and her Juris Doctor from the University of Washington... Read More →
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Sam Joo

Director, Magnolia Community Initiative
Sam Joo became Director of the Magnolia Community Initiative (MCI) in March 2017. He oversees the entire scope of the Initiative by engaging directly with MCI Partners to realize the strategies and practices that support positive community level changes. He was previously the Director... Read More →
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Paola Padilla

Program Coordinator, Santa Ana Early Learning Initiative
Paola Padilla is the Program Coordinator for the Santa Ana Early Learning Initiative (SAELI), a multi-stakeholder collaborative dedicated to improving early learning for all children ages 0-to-9 years old in Santa Ana, CA. Guided by Collective Impact and a Two-Generation Model, SAELI... Read More →
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lynda durand

School Readiness Coordinator, Anaheim Elementary School District
Lynda Durand is an Early Childhood;  Advocate, Educator, Administrator and College Professor.  For the past 17 years she has been a School Readiness Coordinator for the Anaheim Elementary School District (AESD),  where she is a key leader in the development and quality performance... Read More →

Wednesday September 18, 2019 12:30pm - 2:00pm PDT
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