Jenny Vazquez-Newsum comes to Coro with over 10 years of experience in program development and management. She has spent the last six years designing and executing co-curricular programs at the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering. In her role as Director of Student Engagement & Career Connections, Jenny managed a team of 4 to create leadership and career development opportunities for 7,000+ students on their path towards their unique post-graduate goals.
Prior to her tenure at Viterbi, Jenny expanded programmatic efforts at the Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF) in New York, NY in support of the organization’s college students across the country. She spearheaded new efforts as part of HEAF’s Onward College Program, resulting in signature opportunities for HEAF college students to remain connected to and supported by the organization.
Jenny holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from USC, a Master’s in Public Administration from New York University, and a Doctorate in Education from the University of California Los Angeles.