Naomi Mahoney is a first generation college student from an immigrant family from Japan and Mexico. Because of these experiences, she is passionate about equal access to higher education to improve young people’s trajectory for financial and personal success regardless of one’s background.
Naomi graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.S. in Engineering Mathematics, and built a career as a leader in Digital Platforms at Charles Schwab. She first began her journey with Mission Graduates as a volunteer career panelist with the College Connect program. Naomi also is a part of the Abada Capoeiria San Francisco, a program rooted in the Mission district using Capoeira arts to unite and uplift the local community which serves youth and adults.