Raquel Galarza is the Health Education Manager for the LA Farm to School Initiative at UEPI. Her work focuses leading nutrition education initiatives in local community sites, as well as empowering community members to make changes towards healthy, active lifestyles. In her previous position at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, she worked closely with LAUSD elementary schools on school wellness, nutrition education and physical activity programs. She holds her B.S. in Health Science from Cal State Fullerton, and her Masters of Public Health in Community Health and Prevention from UCLA.