Zelica Rodriguez-Deams

Education: BA in Latin American and latino Studies/ Sociology (UC Santa Cruz) and MA in Political Science (San Francisco State University)

Member of Kidango Board Since: 2017

Reasons for Joining Kidango Board: 

  • Belief in everyone having quality early learning opportunity for a strong start
  • Grow capacity to support parent engagement and leadership in early learning
  • Support innovative and disruptive strategies to increase opportunities for low-income communities of color
  • Support the strong Kidango vision from community, staff and management team.
  • Cultivating self-esteem and a can-do attitude in young children to change the world for the better.