Karen Romero Estrada

As Research and Policy Analyst, Karen assists with research and policy development to support OCCORD's projects and organizing efforts. Grounded in the belief of advancing social justice, Karen joins OCCORD committed to improving the overall quality of life for local residents. Prior to joining OCCORD, Karen researched environmental policy for The Greenlining Institute as a summer associate. She received her bachelor's in Urban and Environmental Policy from Occidental College and was born and raised in Anaheim, California.