OYC System Change Coordinator
Brisia Gutierrez is currently the Outreach and Engagement Fellow for the L.A. Opportunity Youth Collaborative at the Alliance for Children’s Rights and is now Co-Chair of the DCFS Director’s Advisory Council. Brisia graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a B.A. in Psychology and Political Science, and a minor in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Brisia is a former foster youth who is extremely passionate about uplifting the voices of foster youth and working with foster youth to shift power and leadership to those most affected by the system.