EXECUTIVE TEAM

Edgar Campos

Edgar Campos is a 15-year veteran of Los Angeles’ political and civic arenas. He has held senior staff positions in the nonprofit sector, on electoral campaigns, as well as served on elected official staff teams in government and on ad-hoc projects as a consultant. Beyond working for preeminent nonprofit organizations, and successfully running several political […]

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Arrens Castro

Arrens had fifteen plus years of progressive experience handling all aspects of daily accounting operations, financial reporting, month end closing, internal controls, financial planning and analysis, ERP management with Big 4 audit, large advertising and public cpa firm serving small to mid-size retail, non-profit organizations, petroleum, construction and manufacturing clients before she joined TRUST South […]

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Oscar Monge

Oscar Monge is a native Angeleno that aspires to stabilize gentrifying neighborhoods through community building and community control.  He joined T.R.U.S.T. South LA in 2017 as an Environmental Planner, was promoted to Community Development Manager in 2018, and recently stepped into his new role as Associate Director of Community Development to support T.R.U.S.T. South LA’s […]

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TEAM MEMBERS

Arlon Tuazon

Arlon joined T.R.U.S.T. South LA in 2019.  She has 11 years experience as an Executive Assistant to the CIO in one of the largest banks in the Philippines.  She has a degree in Business Management.  She is part of the team that handles the day to day operation of T.R.U.S.T. office, providing clerical support, updating […]

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Sunny Le

Based in LA, Sunny is an IT engineer and consultant with a background in dot com, legal, aerospace and non-profit spaces. His heart is grounded in the community, because you should never forget where you came from. Sunny earned a B.A. in Political Science with emphasis on American Politics and a Minor in Asian American […]

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Blanca Lucio

Since coming to the organization in 2014, I’ve participated and supported TRUST’s events, programs, and staff. I think this work around land and housing is the most important work I could do as a Leader, and I am very happy to be an active member of TRUST South LA. I feel the most proud when […]

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Maria Villagrana

I was born and raised in South Los Angeles. Growing up I saw and heard of people struggling to pay the rent and that problem has been getting worse as rents have gone up. I am part of this organization because I want to help preserve and create affordable housing and prevent the rise of […]

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Sandra McNeill

Ms. McNeill has been involved in community building work for over twenty years, working with community-based organizations and coalitions, which have each approached the problem of wealth and resource inequality through a range of strategies. As principal of Sandra McNeill Consulting, Ms. McNeill is committed to enhancing the capacity of non-profit organizations and community-based initiatives […]

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Sheila Sy

Sheila Sy is committed to defending the ability of communities of color to be together and thrive. She draws upon her personal experience as a second generation Cambodian refugee and history with T.R.U.S.T. South LA to support organizational development through strategic planning, grant writing, and advising in her role as a consultant. Sheila served on […]

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Katynja McCory

Katynja McCory is a community and nonprofit development professional who grew up in South Los Angeles and was a student leader at UCLA. Her career has spanned from the Community Coalition which she helped build to the campaigns of President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Her work is rooted in the belief […]

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Gabriela Nunez

Gabriela Nunez was born and raised in South Los Angeles. She has been volunteering weekly at T.R.U.S.T. South LA since summer 2017. At T.R.U.S.T. South LA, Gabriela has been involved in projects like the “Welcome to Our Neighborhood Dream” Slauson & Wall community event and their resident-led Sustainable and Stable Slauson plan. In addition, she […]

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Josie Clerfond

Josie is a proud Californian and a product of the California public school system. She has a Bachelors in Environmental Studies and Political Science from the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC). Since graduating from UCSC in 2018, she has held positions in communications, publishing, political organizing and nonprofit programming. Josie’s passion for communications began […]

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Diana Jimenez

Raised in the Inland Empire, Diana is an urban planner molded by her community’s dedication to confront environmental racism and create built environments that serve the needs of families. Diana earned her Bachelor’s degree in Policy, Planning and Development from the Sol Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California, leading her […]

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