Mayra Soto
Community Organizer

Growing up in the community of Sun Valley, Mayra experienced the injustices that working class communities face, first-hand. Her work at Pacoima Beautiful is inspired by her goal to overturn the effects that marginalization has on community morale and development. As a Community Organizer, she aims to provide environmental justice awareness to community members whilst providing residents opportunities to be advocates for change. Mayra graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a dual degree in Peace & Conflict Studies and Media Studies.