Janel De La Torre

ARTS Education Coordinator

Janel graduated from San Diego State University in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Studio Arts. She is a mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County, as well as an assistant instructor of photography at the nonprofit The AjA Project. In the fall of 2014, Janel started her journey at ARTS as a volunteer supporting several of the programs and projects. She has been able to share her artistic talents and skills with students as an Assistant Teaching Artist for several visual and media arts workshops and continues to be a positive role model. Janel has a passion for working with underserved youth and communities and strives to make a difference in everything she does.