Our twenty-four RISE Fellows for the 2015 program year represent some of San Diego’s best and brightest community leaders, activists, practitioners, and agents of social change. They have demonstrated their experience in and commitment to a variety of issues affecting urban communities across San Diego, including education, urban planning and redevelopment, food justice, and gang violence prevention.

 


 

 

Rahmo Abdi

RAHMO ABDI

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Dennis-Michael Broussard

DENNIS-MICHAEL BROUSSARD

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Ruthie Carrillo

RUTHIE CARILLO

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ALBERT CLARK-CASTANEDA

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jose_cruz

JOSE CRUZ

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Ralph Dimarucut

RALPH DIMARUCUT

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Rashida Hameed

RASHIDA HAMEED

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Brandon Harrison

BRANDON HARRISON

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Divina Hernandez

DIVINA HERNANDEZ

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Stephen Heverly

STEPHEN HEVERLY

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Darnisha Hunter

DARNISHA HUNTER

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keryna_johnson

KERYNA JOHNSON

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Travis Kemnitz

TRAVIS KEMNITZ

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Christopher Knighten

CHRISTOPHER KNIGHTEN

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tamara_muhammad

TAMARA MUHAMMAD

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ALYSSA OSIAN

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KHEA POLLARD

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FERCHIL RAMOS

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victor_sanchez

VICTOR SANCHEZ

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Andrew Simmerman

ANDREW SIMMERMAN

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KARINA SPILKER

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cynthia_suero_gabler

CYNTHIA SUERO-GABLER

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jerrica_sykes

JERRICA SYKES

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Herbert Taft

HERBERT TAFT

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