Yvette Lopez-Ledesma is Deputy Director at Pacoima Beautiful. As Deputy Director she works with the staff to ensure proper delivery of grant deliverables and also researches funding opportunities. Yvette started with Pacoima Beautiful as a Project Manager under the Community Transformation Grant where she further developed programs such as the People’s Planning School and Complete Streets. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies and Planning at CSUN and also earned her Master of Public Administration in the Urban Planning track at CSUN. Yvette currently serves as a member of the RE:Code LA Zoning Advisory Committee, and the San Fernando Valley METRO Service Council. Ms. Lopez-Ledesma has over 10 years of work and volunteer experience pursuing her professional interests in program planning, project management, social justice, sustainability, and community engagement.