NCLR Media Guide

Felicia Medellin

Escalera Program Manager

Higher education policy; workforce development; youth development; program management; diversity initiatives for schools and workplaces; job-readiness training; corporate relations

B.A., University of Missouri–Kansas City; M.A.,Northeastern Illinois University

Current Position:
Program Manager of the NCLR Escalera Program: Taking Steps to Success; promoting economic mobility for Latino youth by increasing educational attainment, career planning, and access to information on advanced careers

Previous Position(s):
Assistant Director of Corporate Work Study Program, Cristo Rey Kansas City; Director of Youth Programs, National Conference for Community and Justice