Caregiver Engagement Specialist, Metro-South Los Angeles
Emani Flewelen (She/Her) graduated
from California State University, Long Beach with a BA in English Education and
Communication Studies. She has
worked with numerous at-risk populations as a behavioral interventionist, a
teacher, an outreach coordinator, a union organizer and a community organizer.
She has experience working with transitional aged youth, pregnant and parenting
teens, foster youth and probationary youth and adults
in Los Angeles for over 10 years with an emphasis on education, resource
advocacy, job access, and organizing policies as it relates to the needs of the
also holds her master’s degree in public administration and non-profit management
from California State University, Dominguez Hills.
that building the capacities of community members will strengthen the success
of the children we service. Emani has a passion for community engagement and
wellness. She grew up in South Los Angeles and understands the resiliency that
this community displays. During her spare time,
Emani loves being in nature and in bodies of water. She enjoys cuddling with
her dog Rue, CrossFit, and baseball.