Grace Cotangco,CHES
Program Manager
Phone: (213) 538-0753

 

Grace Cotangco is a Program Coordinator at the National Health Foundation (NHF), where she currently assists with the implementation of the Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention program for Jefferson High School and the surrounding community in South Los Angeles.

Grace has had three years (and counting) of experience in working with youth and under-served populations of Los Angeles. Before joining NHF, Grace served as the health educator for a teen pregnancy prevention program at JWCH Institute, Inc., where she taught reproductive health classes in numerous high schools within Los Angeles County, and linked students to Family PACT and Medi-Cal services.

Grace received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Science: Community Health Education from California State University, Long Beach. She is currently completing her Master of Public Health degree at the University of Southern California.