Rosio Romero

Rosio is a South Los Angeles native. Growing up, she witnessed injustices and experienced barriers preventing her and many others in her community from genuinely succeeding. As a daughter of immigrants, her parents instilled in her the values of meaningful work, commitment, and compassion. Motivated by her upbringing, she was determined to help others and create a positive change in her community. Rosio graduated from California State University, Los Angeles with a degree in sociology, ready to serve her community. After graduating, she participated in an apprenticeship at the social justice organization Public Allies Los Angeles and Community Coalition’s youth organizing fellowship. 

Fun Fact: Rosio has a cat named Momo. A character inspired the name in Nickelodeon’s Avatar: The Last Airbender.