Youth Speaker at the 2019 Teen Wellness Conference
Pronouns: he, him, his
Juan is 22 years old! He’s originally from Woodland, CA but currently resides in San Francisco and is studying psychology at San Francisco State University. He began doing community service at the age of 13 and ranked up more than 200+ community service hours by age 15, receiving recognition from non-profits and government agencies. Since then, Juan has done work for Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation, drafted a historic LGBTQ+ proclamation for the city of Woodland, served as assistant director of the Queer Alliance Club at San Francisco State, is a current member of the Youth Innovation Project Planning Committee for California’s Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission, and is a council member of Mental Health America’s Collegiate Mental Health Innovation Council!