- NY's Director of Finance
- New York Chapter, Senior Staff NY
Jessica Chauca, born and raised in Ecuador, came to the U.S in 2011. In 2018 she graduated from Queens College with a bachelor degree in Elementary Education, Latin American Studies and Spanish. Since 2016, Chauca is an ESF scholar recipient and a JUVE member.
As an immigrant and educator, Chauca wants to encourage her students to value and maintain their home languages and their cultures.
Chauca is passionate about community service and has volunteered in different non-profit organizations to promote higher education, social justice, and human rights. Being a member of JUVE has helped her learn and value more of her own culture and she is looking forward to continuing with this mission.