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Jessica Candela, MPA

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MCN
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Jessica Candela, MPA, joined Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN) in 2019 as the Project Coordinator for Development and Communication. She is passionate about MCN’s work to be a force for health justice.

Candela’s educational and professional background centers on advocacy, health, program development, and public policy. Some of her previous work includes: advising undergraduate criminal justice students, coordinating recreational day camps for youth, developing county-wide projects serving foster and homeless students, and implementing a higher education voter registration & education program.

Candela holds a Master of Public Administration: Health Administration degree with Distinction from California State University, Chico. She graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree from CSU, Chico in Political Science and Multicultural/Gender Studies with a minor in Sociology.

In her spare time, Candela enjoys frequenting coffee shops, dance fitness classes, farmers’ markets, and parks. She is grateful to call Northern California home.

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