Gabriela Mendez is a resident of the city of Riverside and has been active in various movements fighting for immigrant protection, special needs, and environmental issues. She believes in making social change through community power.
As a CCAEJ representative, Gabriela aspires to contribute to social and environmental justice movements by providing support for youth. In her free time Gaby likes to read, take hikes up Mt. Rubidoux, and watch movies with family and friends.