Rosa Olascoaga Vidal | Community Organizer, Improving Transportation in City Heights

Rosa Olascoaga Vidal was born and raised in City Heights, San Diego. Rosa first got involved in community organizing when she was twelve years old with Mid City CAN's Youth Council. After years of organizing, Rosa along with the youth council members successfully got City Heights a skatepark and plaza. Rosa graduated from the University of San Francisco with a B.A in Politics in May 2018. During college, Rosa gained experience at USF's Office of Admission, National Education Association, United We Dream & College Springs. Rosa is a resident of Paradise Hills and a Community Organizer at Mid-City CAN. She is the organizer of the Improving Transportation (ITCH) Momentum Team. Rosa is organizing for Transportation Justice for San Diego's underserved communities, especially through youth investment with Youth Opportunity Passes no-cost transit passes for youth. Currently, Rosa represents District 4 in the San Diego's Mobility Board.