JP is a Community Organizer at the Institute for Public Strategies for the East Valley Project. JP is a recent graduate from the University of California Riverside who graduated with a B.A in Public Policy. His passions are deeply rooted in his care for others as he strives to push his community forward in every way he can. As a community organizer, he is focused on raising awareness among the youth about underage drinking, driving under the influence and reducing drug and alcohol overdoses in the community. JP strives to impact communities impacted by various systemic and socioeconomic inequities positively.
Outside of IPS, JP enjoys reading, gaming, playing instruments, watching movies, and loves going to the beach.