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Service High School

South Gate, California, United States
October 06, 2016

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**** ********** ******, **** ******, CA 90660

(562) 479–4783


Commitment to Service

Throughout my life, I have been passionate about service to the community. I have committed myself to the betterment and empowerment of Seniors and those that are in need of access to services.


Innovations in Aging Services Podcast (Host) Present

Americade Home Health and Hospice Present


Patient Relations

Educational Programing to Low Income Housing Residents

Patient Care Coordination

Marketing and Programing for the underserved Community

TELACU Residential Management (TRM), Los Angeles, CA

TELACU Property Management (TPM), Los Angeles, CA

Lead Social Service Coordinator

6/2010 – 7/2014

Supervised staff of 16 coordinators, each assigned to two buildings

Conducted annual staff performance evaluations

Recruited and hired coordinators to fill vacancies or when a new building would open

Facilitated training in compliance with HUD regulation and company protocol

Supported social services director in annual budget preparation process and periodic monitoring

Developed and tracked the annual operating budget

Social Service Coordinator

4/2004 – 6/2010

Facilitated social services to elderly residents in 33 HUD 202 buildings serving a total portfolio of 2,400 tenants throughout Los Angeles and Inland Empire.

Built relationships with local agencies and service providers in the community to benefit residents

Arranged aging-in-place awareness and supportive programs for residents and their families

Referred tenants to service providers based upon needs and requests

Monitored outside case managers to ensure service needs were met

Developed ongoing education presentations, wellness programs and on-site approved services

Served as resident advocate

Maintained resident files in compliance with HUD requirements

Prepared and submitted all HUD regulatory and internal reports in a timely manner

Developed a standardized resource directory for use company-wide

Distributed consumer materials from organizations such as State and area agencies on aging

Established volunteer support programs with organizations in the community

Assisted residents in forming and/or strengthening resident organizations

Maintained a social services coordinator office at each site in compliance with HUD requirements

Whittier Union High School District 1992-1993 Community Liason Title I Program

Served as Liaison between school site, students homes and community organization’s

Provided training and education to parents regarding community and school resources

Developed afterschool programing and bimonthly meetings for school staff and parents

Conducted home visits to parents to discuss issues such as absenteeism, illnesses, behavior issues and other matters; verify home addresses; report findings and possible solutions to site administrators; schedule parent conferences with school personnel.

Translated materials from English to a designated language for distribution to students and parent; served as an interpreter for telephone calls, parent conference. Special events and other site meetings.

Other Related Experience

Prior to 2004

American Society on Aging- New Ventures in Leadership and Leadership Academy Alumni 2012

Institute participants are taught how to lead multicultural, inclusive teams of professionals, work across silos and around barriers, and give their careers a boost by acquiring mentors, coordinating projects and expanding their professional networks. The Institute is an intensive onsite leadership program, featuring a preparatory web seminar and individual pre-assessments, hosted during the Aging in America Conference each spring. Participants attend custom-designed sessions that focus on cultural competency, as well as accelerated trainings to increase awareness of and to enhance their leadership styles. Participants also gain insights and learn best practices from visionaries, change makers and influencers in the field of aging.


Verbum Dei High School, Los Angeles, CA

Served as counseling coordinator at South Los Angeles Catholic School

Scheduled parent-teacher conferences

Taught courses as needed and as assigned, created lesson plans, monitored students and issued grades

Community Specialist/Case Manager

PALS, Whittier, CA

Provided case management for individuals with disabilities

Maintained detailed case notes and weekly data logs

Assisted in accessing social services, vocational training and employment seminars

Conducted job-site visits

Community Liaison

Whittier School District, Whittier, CA

Established communication between low-income community members and the school district to improve services

Assisted in accessing services by contacting non-profit agencies, vocational training programs, and prospective employers


Gang Intervention Program, East L.A. Chamber of Commerce

Fred Jordan Mission, Edison Deregulation Commission

US National Guard

US Army Reserves

US Army


BSW-California State University, Long Beach

El Rancho High School

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