Papu (he/his) is a Community Health Worker at APIFM. Originally from San Bernardino California, Papu has been in LA for the last 9 years where he got his degree in sociology at UCLA. He has worked primarily in community outreach nonprofits revolved around addressing educational disparities in the Pacific Islander community. He has always had a passion for serving his community whether through church, school, or work and feels blessed to be able to continue to serve his community through the work done at APIFM to address health disparities and inequities. In his free time he is a self proclaimed savant in the subjects of anime, manga, and light novels and also enjoys bowling with his friends when ever he finds the chance.