Precious Ward

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Regional Manager - Eas San Jose
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Precious is an Oakland native and a first-generation college graduate. She earned her BA in Business Management from UC Santa Cruz, a Master’s in Public Administration from New York University, and she is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Psychology from California Southern University. Professionally, Precious has been dedicated to providing direct services to under-resourced, underrepresented, marginalized, and at-risk youth from diverse backgrounds for over 15 years. Her personal experiences, coupled with her involvement with several college access programs, ignited her passion. She has been adamant about only accepting employment opportunities that will allow her to support youth with achieving their personal, educational, and career goals ever since. Her professional experience includes college advising, college counseling, motivational speaking, life skills teaching, program development, and managing college access programs in nonprofit and higher educational settings. She enjoys listening to audiobooks, meditating, and hanging out with her family.