Mae Torlakson

Phone Bank for Mae Torlakson

Thursday, October 20, 6-8 pm

Monday, October 24, 6-8 pm

at Ces's in Berkeley

 

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Mae Cendaña Torlakson’s passion for providing young people with educational opportunities by building partnerships with business reflects the progressive and pragmatic leadership she brings to the issues of college affordability, environmental protection and economic opportunity.

As a manager of the Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) program, Mae Cendaña Torlakson helps educationally disadvantaged students pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Mae has served several roles at MESA since joining the University of California staff in 2000, including Program Coordinator and Manager of Marketing and Resource Development.

A longtime advocate for community parks and open space, Mae is serving her third elected term on the board of the Ambrose Recreation and Park District, which provides recreation services to 26,000 residents of Bay Point and the Oak Hills community of Pittsburg.