Joseph’s work in South L.A. dates back to 2007, when he facilitated Safe Passage programs for 13 schools in the region. His work experience includes non-profit organizations and government agencies that serve at-risk youth, low income families and other vulnerable populations. Joseph graduated with a B.A. in Political Science from UCLA and a Masters Degree in Social Work from USC.
Read on to learn more about Joseph. You can submit a question about South LA here.
1) What's your favorite spot in L.A.?
Roscoe's Chicken and Waffles on Manchester and Main. I usually order wings and two delicious waffles! And if I am feeling especially hungry, I order a side of macaroni and cheese.
2) What are your top priorities for South L.A.?
3) What is one fun fact you would like your constituents to know about you?
I love going to concerts and listening to live music. My music preferences range from R&B and jazz to electronic dance music. Occasionally, I also listen to Spanish and 80's rock.