Project MMS Cohort 1: Adriana Torres-Pena
Name: Adriana Torres-Pena
Program: Master of Social Work
Educational Background: B.A. Psychology, M.S. Non-Profit Management
Biography: Born and raised in El Paso, TX; made Dallas her home in 2007. Adriana has worked in the non-profit and public education sectors for over 12 years, specifically with low-income and under-represented communities. Adriana and her husband are proud parents of a two-year old son.
Quote: “What I am looking forward to learning while in Project MMS is how I can fully support students and parents in obtaining the best education and support.”