Youth Speaker & Panelist at the 2018 Teen Wellness Conference
Pronouns: she, her, hers
Auxiliadora Trejos-Machado is a former foster youth and survivor of child trauma. She is an advocate for mental health, education equality, foster youth rights, and youth empowerment. She spoke at the SF-CASA 2018 Fostering Change Gala.
Auxiliadora is also a Guardian Scholars graduate from San Francisco State University, where she has graduated with her BA in Criminal Justice and Communications.
She plans to pursue her Masters in Social Work next year and is currently working for the County of San Mateo as a STEP intern with the Jobs for Youth Program.