Jennifer Navarro Rios (pronouns: she, her, hers) is a first-generation, Latinx, Santa Barbara native. Her passion for social justice stems from her experiences as a first-generation Latinx woman, and she is particularly interested in intersectionality among social justice issues, including immigrant rights and
reproductive justice. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2015. While she was in college, Jennifer was the grant making intern for the Fund! Jennifer currently works as the Education Coordinator and Evaluator for Planned Parenthood California Central Coast where she is responsible for coordinating and evaluating the organization’s sex education programming with community partners. Prior to this role, Jennifer was the Foundation Relations and Grants Manager for Planned Parenthood where she was responsible for writing and managing all of the grants for the organization. In her spare time, Jennifer volunteers and participates in social justice events, enjoys barbecuing with her family, and is always on the lookout for new adventures.