Victor is a youth organizer that will work to increase civic engagement with underrepresented youth and families in Tulare County. Victor develops and encourages relationships, resources, students, and community members to strengthen on-ground organizing while keeping organization values and principles of nonviolence and civil rights.
Victor worked at ExpresArte Wellness Collective, creating and facilitating curriculums for the programs as the program director, such as the Home-Grown Therapist Fellowship, The People’s Fridge, and Community Garden, and helped develop the curriculum for the Black Youth Empowerment program. A personal experience that motivates Victor to be in this line of work is due to his family always giving back to the community and helping in community events when possible. Victor is also proficient and finds peace in guided meditations, he strongly believes in centering yourself whenever possible. He also has experience in minor dog training and was a black belt that is currently not in training.