People & Operations Coordinator
Bendi Ratsavong (She/Her) is the Peoples and Operation Coordinator who focuses on human resource administration duties. Overseeing payroll, benefits, PTO, onboarding, and supporting all needs in the peoples and ops team. Bendi has worked in this field for the past 4 years making radical changes to how systems operate.
Bendi’s passion for social justice started in college, as a young student attending CSUEB. She has rallied and marched for BLM, Women’s Movement, and has been an advocate for Asian American Students in the Central Valley. She is passionate about achieving justice for all.
Social Justice in education to Bendi means, redefining, understanding, and relearning educational equality for all students. Bendi wants to help students demand equity and growth in their education. It is important for all young people to know that they are heard!
Bendi is a proud first-generation Laotian American who displays her culture through her clothing, tattoos, and jewelry. She grew up in Fresno, CA where she is striving to make change for the better in her community. In her free time, she enjoys dancing, painting, pretty much anything creative that gets her mind flowing!