Our twenty-three RISE Fellows for the 2017 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.

 

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MAUREEN “MOE” ABUGAN

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KAMERON BACON

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LOU BARRIOS

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RYAN BEAL

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JENNIFER BUSTAMANTE

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CHRISTINA CONTRERAS

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KELSEY DANIELS

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JASMINE DARNELL

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SIMONE EDWARDS

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SEAN ELO

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TORAZZI HAYSLETT

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SHARON LARIOS

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SKYLER McCURINE

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MONICA MONTGOMERY

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MARK MORENO

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ARNOLD NORIEGA

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MARY PENETRANTE

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CARMELIN RIVERA

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AMANPREET SANDHU

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TARYELL SIMMONS

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ANDREW STRONG

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HILDA “GRACIE” URIARTE

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SALINA VILLEGAS

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