DYANA FOR PERALTA CAMPAIGN KICKOFF
MEET DYANA DELFÍN POLK
A life-long advocate
for bridging the achievement gap in low-income students
A third-generation Mexican-American and community college graduate, Dyana has dedicated her career empowering students & underserved communities. Will you join her fight for a better Peralta?
From her time at Merced College to the #1 public university in the world and working for a reputable community-based organization that focuses youth empowerment and violence prevention, Dyana has a long and proven track record of advocating for quality college education and increasing economics opportunities for low-income and rural Californians.
"If we want to address income inequality, we have to invest in quality & affordable community college education."
Dyana Delfín Polk
At a time when working families & students are being crushed by the economics of this pandemic, Peralta needs a leader who knows how to get things done.
Create more equitable transfer agreements with four-year colleges and universities to put transfer students on a path to success.
Bridge the gap in tech literacy to ensure academic success for all students in distant learning.
Increase access to financial aid, especially for low-income, first-generation students and working parents.
Improve Peralta-to-career pipeline by expanding courses around technical skill development to help Peralta students be competitive in our 21st-century job market.
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