Evelina is a native of Ventura County and the daughter of Mexico immigrants. She is an advocate for social change, strives for justice and isn’t afraid to use her voice. As a teenager, Evelina discovered a passion for assisting underserved women while volunteering at a women’s health center and continues to advocate for women’s health. She has over 18 years of non-profit experience and, prior to her current role, Evelina served as WEV’s Women’s Business Center Director. As the WBC Director, she managed grant administration, as well as outreach and delivery of WEV’s training programs.
“I appreciate that WEV services allow each woman the economic empowerment to create the business they desire and define their own success.”