Mia is GV’s Associate Program Manager. She holds a BA in Sociocultural Anthropology and Environmental Analysis from Pitzer College. Mia is an educator, facilitator, and youth advocate who grounds her work in relationships. Passionate about supporting youth to be their best selves, Mia has worked with young people in a variety of capacities. From drop out intervention to outdoor programs, youth-led organizing, and running away with the circus, Mia believes in the power young people have to create thriving communities. Born and raised in Seattle, she is passionate about local issues and supporting community initiatives. She hopes that one day our schools will be designed to break down injustices, promoting equity and excellence for all students. In her spare time, Mia can be found learning new skills, reflecting, and searching for hot springs.