Michael Yepez (he/him)

Michael is smiling. Michael is wearing a mustard yellow collard shirt.

Position Title
Program Coordinator

Unit
Chicanx/Latinx Community
Danzantes del Alma (DdA)
DdA Annual Show
Mixed Heritage/Experience Communities
La Gran Tardeada

Student Community Center, Room 1316
Bio

Michael Yepez (he/him) is from Southern California. He identifies within the Latinx Community - his mother is from Guatemala and his father is from Mexico. He has earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Chicana/o Studies from the University of California, Davis, and a Masters of Science in Higher Education from California State University, Fullerton. Michael believes in taking a holistic approach in his work, where he acknowledges all aspects of a student's intersectional identities and helps them move towards creating a brave space where students can self-advocate. He strives to be a true agent of change that addresses and challenges issues of access, equity, diversity, and liberation work. Aside from work, he enjoys traveling, spending time with friends & family, and loves trying new foods