Staff

Tessa Cruz

PROGRAM MANAGER FOR EQUITABLE ENGAGEMENT AND COMMUNITY ENGAGED DESIGN 

Tessa Cruz is the Program Manager for Equitable Engagement and Community Engaged Design at ISEEED. She is also the Director of Outreach and Engagement for Streetwyze and has over seven years of experience in community engagement facilitation, community based research and geospatial data collection. Tessa brings over 8 years of experience leading administrative and management efforts for non-profits and learning institutions including Oberlin College and San Francisco State University and over 2 years of experience working on multi-year interdisciplinary research grants. Prior to joining ISEEE and Streetwyze she served as the Public Programming and Public Policy Intern at SPUR, where she supported event coordination and development, as well as the creation of their annual public Ballot Analysis Toolkit. She has a B.A. in Environmental Studies from Oberlin College with a concentration in Sustainable Development and Environmental Justice