Community Outreach Coordinator
SC CTSI Role
As a Community Outreach Coordinator, Esther will support academic-community partnerships and participate in program planning in South LA communities, with a specific focus on the Black community. While developing and maintaining partnerships, she will be designing and conducting educational workshops and focus groups. Additionally, she will support new programs to create awareness about research and wellness issues relevant to the Black community.
Esther graduated from Occidental College in Spring 2022 with a degree in Black Studies. Her senior thesis focused on Black women’s holistic wellness practices as a means for liberation and intergenerational healing. She has work experience in public health, mental wellness, and community organizing.
Esther is a Reiki II and breathwork practitioner, and enjoys learning about new ways to bring wellness to herself and her community.