Lorna Velasco

New Futures Program Director
Lorna Velasco - New Futures Program Director

Lorna joined the SWYFS team in June 2017. She has over 20 years of experience in the non-profit sector as a former Executive Director of Summer Search San Francisco, and as a college and financial aid counselor with Students Rising Above, organizations that have worked with students who have overcome tremendous hardships but are still college bound. She has a BA in Anthropology at UC Berkeley and the first generation, in a family of farmers, to attend college. When not in the office she is gallivanting with her two young kids and growing vegetables at her farm.