Simone was born and raised in Portland Oregon, graduated from PSU with a bachelor of science in child and family studies. She has been working with youth in PPS district for eight years working within the Gear Up program. She is excited to be a part of Unite Oregon as the YIELD Organizer. She enjoys working with youth and helping them understand how important their power is, especially in a society that tells them they are not.
When she's not working, she enjoys watching Sailor Moon, Marvel, Chicago D.P, and getting my nails done!