As an Operations Associate, Anais supports CFJ’s human resources, infrastructure, and operations by ensuring the team is supported with tools and a work environment that is rooted in black liberation values. Her dedication to social and educational justice stems from her own personal experiences and her participation within CFJ as a high school student. Anais has worked with organizations that advocated for economic, educational and housing justice, and focused on curriculum development centering interconnectivity, restorative justice, and leadership development. Anais holds a B.A from CSULB in Sociology with a concentration in Social and Group Relations. Anais believes that the current capitalist system oppresses communities of color and believes that such systems can be abolished and restorative solutions can be established for and by our communities. During her free time,she practices in self – care, and enjoys writing, dancing and spending quality time with her family and friends.