Project Manager, ValorUS                                                                                                                                        she/her/hers

Marsela Rojas-Salas, is a Project Manager at ValorUS (formerly the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault). She manages LEAP, a leadership development program for people of color in the anti-violence field and Advancing PREA, a project developed to build the capacity of California rape crisis centers to build meaningful relationships with correction facilities and serve incarcerated survivors. Her previous work ranges from teaching women’s studies in higher ed, conducting research and evaluation at a museum, and serving as a bilingual and bicultural prevention educator and advocate at a culturally specific agency in Portland, Oregon. Marsela invites you to listen to the new Leadership Moves Podcast to learn about the experiences of leaders of color in the anti-violence movement here: