John Rivera
Senior Program Coordinator
Phone: (213) 538-0707


John Rivera is Program Coordinator at the National Health Foundation (NHF), where he currently assists with the implementation of the NHF Health Academy, the BE A STAR Boys Program, and the BUILD Health Challenge Program in the South Los Angeles community.

John has been working in the nonprofit sector for over 5 years, specifically working with youth in the Los Angeles area. Prior to joining the team at NHF, John worked as a Youth Development Leader for the Boys and Girls Clubs, a Service Coordinator in section 8 housing communities, and a Health Educator for the Choose Health LA Kids Program. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from California State University, Long Beach.