Alexa Avilés, Board Secretary

Alexa Avilés manages the work of the Reproductive Rights & Services Program, as well as co-manages grantmaking in the Social Welfare and Arts areas for the Scherman Foundation. Prior to her arrival at Scherman, she consulted with funders and nonprofit organizations on criminal and juvenile justice issues. Alexa is also a board member of Strategies For Youth, a national organization focused on improving police/youth interactions and ending disparate treatment of youth of color in the juvenile justice system.