Jacqueline Guadalupe Ramirez is a dual degree Master of Public Administration and Master of Social Work student at the University of Southern California. She earned a B.A. in Anthropology from the University of California, Los Angeles. As the first person in her family with the opportunity to pursue higher education, she is committed to helping communities solve issues relating to immigration, education, housing, economic development, and environmental health. Jacqueline has worked in the private, public, and non-profit sector. She is currently a research assistant at the USC Center of Economic Development where she works on economic and community development issues in the Southern California region. She is the Social Chair for the Graduate Policy Administration Community at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy.
She is a 2019 participant in AICGS’ “Transatlantic Young Leadership Program: Giving Voice to Diversity,” sponsored by the AT&T Foundation.