Project Assistant

Darleen Garcia is a third-year PhD student in the Public Affairs-Community Development Program at Rutgers University–Camden. She obtained her Master’s Degree at UIC in Urban Planning and Policy. Darleen has over ten years experience working in Nonprofit Management. She is passionate about civic engagement, having dedicated years of volunteerism in public health projects, women enterprise and empowerment, small business development, supporting victims of domestic violence, home repair & redevelopment, immigration reform, civil rights advocacy, environmental sustainability, and providing personal care to nursing home patients within the United States, Central America, and Asia.