Ximena Gonzalez

She/Her | Food Safety Manager

Employer: Naturipe Farms

Moved Here from: Salinas, CA on December 2021

Why did you move here?

My husband was offered a new job in Portland and I was very curious about the PNW, I never been so I moved sight unseen.

What is one thing that you need/want from a community right now?

I want to find peers in a similar situation and make new friends, find community support and allies. I would like to get more involved and find multidisciplinary solutions to problems that affect our communities, help others.

What kind of civic connection are you interested in making?

I'd like to get involved in policy, sustainability