Irma has been a long time resident of Boyle Heights for over 20 years, and has been involved with ELACC’s Community Organizing Department for over 4 years. She was selected to participate in ELACC’s Leadership Academy. She has received specialized training in communications and media relations and represented ELACC to the media. She is especially committed to housing and labor issues.
She is also a participant and leader within ELACC’s Boyle Heights Community Plan Campaign and Accountable Development Campaign.