Gabriela Perez is our program manager and supports the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment State Tobacco Education and Prevention Partnership grant along with various other contracts as needed. She recruits schools, youth-serving organizations, and juvenile justice organizations to enroll young people in the tobacco prevention education program with young and provides implementation technical assistance. Gabriela also supports program evaluation by maintaining enrollment data and monitoring student completion rates.
Gabriela has previously worked with RMC Health both as an employee and contractor. In addition to her time with RMC Health, Gabriela has worked in both the public and private sectors. She spent 9 years at the Colorado Department of Education (CDE) in various departments, including: Migrant Education, English Language Acquisition Unit, Education Technology, Adult Education and Family Literacy, and the, Exceptional Student Service Unit. Additionally, Gabriela has worked for various greater Denver Metro Area nonprofit organizations supporting underserved populations. Prior to joining the RMC Health team, Ms. Perez had her own consulting business and was a guest teacher with Denver Public Schools.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a Masters in Nonprofit Management from Regis University.
Gabriela shares her knowledge, skills and talents in facilitation, interpretation, and translation as a volunteer for the Parents Against Vaping and e-cigarette (PAVe). She recently moved back to the Denver, CO area and enjoys hiking and spending time with family.