Angel joined Central Valley Training Center, Inc. (CVTC) in June of 2019 as a Program Director. Prior to joining CVTC, Angel worked as a Program Director for a Day Program in the Bay Area. Angel is a veteran of the US Army, has worked in Law Enforcement, and the Medical Field as a Search and Rescue/Fire Fighter/EMT. Angel had a love one that was disabled, she was and to this day is the driving force for him to continue working with people with disabilities. He began working in this field as a night staff cleaning consumer’s homes and caring for their wellbeing during the night. He eventually worked himself to a management position within the company where he advocated for client’s rights. As a Manager he got the of opportunity to teach others about title 17; 22 and the Lanterman act. Advocating for consumers who have a minimal or no voice in the community is a passion that keeps Angel Pushing forward every day.
Many people know what the words Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, Honor, Integrity, and Personal Courage mean. But how often do you see someone actually live up to them, or commit to them as their core values in their every day life?