Geographic Information Systems Lead
Efren Aguilar heads GIS activities for the Center. He applies cutting-edge GIS and web-based technologies to support planning and evaluation practices that emphasize the impact of neighborhood conditions on individual and community health. His work emphasizes the democratization of data and inclusion of local residents in developing community-based planning efforts, actionable research, and place-based funding decisions. His professional experience runs a broad range of social service issues including social justice, homelessness, supporting displaced political refugees, domestic violence, education, public health, and child development.
Previous positions include: Senior Research Analyst for Healthy City; Program Officer for First 5 L.A.; consultant for L.A. Partnership for Early Childhood Investments, the California Endowment, Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health, Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services; and staff with the Statewide California Coalition for Battered Women, American Cancer Society and the Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law.
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