Administrative Coordinator and Assistant to Deputy Director

 Yahaira Carrillo Rosales joined the GGJ team in 2019 as Operations Coordinator. She identifies as a queer mexicana chingona and calls many places home. Organizing for social justice through community, policy & creative interventions since 2007, she believes that individuals affected by social (in)justice should share rich complex stories through organizing and art. Yahaira recently graduated from Mills College with an MFA in Literary Translation and currently lives in Kansas City; where she learns about herbalism, writes and translates, plays with Luna (her chihuahua), & tries to keep her plants alive.