Juanita Sarmiento

Position
Catskills Regional Coordinator
Team
Staff
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Bio

Juanita started as a Fellow with the Youth Economic Group (YEG) and transitioned to YEG Coordinator a few years later, a position and then to Catskills Regional Coordinator.

Juanita was born in Colombia and raised in Sullivan County, NY. She graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology with a major in Biology and minor in Italian. During high school and college, she was very actively involved in advocating for the community and maintained leadership roles in organizations that did the same.