DR. KRISTAN VENEGAS
EL MONTE PROMISE FOUNDATION BOARD SECRETARY
Dr. Kristan Venegas is a Professor of Clinical Education and a Research Associate in the Pullias Center for High Education at the Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California. Her research focuses on college access and financial aid for low-income students and students of color. She has published her research in academic and practitioner based journals and presented her work internationally. She is a life-long and third generation El Monte resident - as her family first came her from Mexico in the early 1900's and lived in the area known as Hayes.