Alumni

Genoveva Islas

Genoveva Islas
Location: Fresno, California Cohort Start Year: 2017 Populations Served: Hispanic/Latino/Latinx, Immigrants and Refugees, Rural Communities
Director
Cultiva La Salud

FOCUS
Health inequity is killing us. Establishing just and fair policies related to our food and physical activity environments is essential to ensuring that all people have an equal opportunity to live the full course of their lives in optimal health.

MORE ABOUT GENOVEVA
I am a child of farmworkers who was raised in poverty. I wasn’t supposed to graduate from high school, let alone be a recognized leader. I am here because someone told me I couldn’t be, and I want everyone from disadvantaged backgrounds like mine to know that they belong.

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