Luis Suarez, Community Engagement and Policy Associate

Luis Suarez is the Policy Coordinator for the Inland Coalition for Immigrant Justice. He immigrated into the United States at the age of 8 with his parents from Jalisco, Mexico. Luis started organizing with the Inland Empire-Immigrant Youth Collective since 2012 and served as a board member of the organization for 4 years. He graduated from California State University, Los Angeles in 2016 with a B.S. in Kinesiology. As a student, he was part of Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute and worked in a congressional office in Washington, DC. Luis’s vision is to be able to increase health access to undocumented immigrants while helping prevent health disparities that are dominant in communities of color. Luis is an avid hiker and enjoys spending time with his friends and family.