Malena Data Ernani

Associate Director of Partnerships, Northern CA

Malena is a first-generation college graduate from Occidental College, holding a BA in Politics, a BA in French Studies, and a minor in Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies. She has a diverse range of experience and skills related to researching, assisting, leading, and maintaining projects to support inclusion and diversity efforts. Her industrious spirit has been developed in a variety of workplace environments including academia, college admissions offices, local governments, public schools, public affairs firms, political campaign headquarters, classrooms, for-profit, and nonprofit organizations geared toward justice. In her free time, Malena enjoys reading, writing poetry, and planning road trips.