Jessica Perez – The Unity Council

Jessica Perez

Title: Youth Career Coach
Department: Community Programs
Bio: Jessica Perez is an Oakland native who grew up in West Oakland and the Fruitvale neighborhoods. The Unity Council provided her first volunteer experience as a Youth Advocate for environmental awareness and open space.

Her first paid job was at Safeway. Jessica was the first in her family to attend a university where she double majored in International Relations and Latin American Studies.

She is passionate about supporting underserved communities and has over 5 years of experience working with youth. Jessica has supported dozens of clients to attain employment or enroll in vocational programs during her years as a coach at The Unity Council. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys hiking, gardening, and rooting for local sports teams.
Phone: 5105356924
Office Address: 1900 Fruitvale Ave., Suite 2A
Oakland, CA. 94601
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