Yanira Aria, a native of El Salvador and a TPS holder, is the National Campaigns Manager for Alianza Americas. She leads the TPS advocacy, house-to-house outreach, SOMOS / We Are anti-racism programming, and other key campaigns. She also brings more than a decade of experience in the field of public health, with special expertise in community mobilization and participation, community organizing, and capacity building to address health disparities and social justice issues. Yanira graduated from the University of El Salvador in 1996 with a focus on journalism. Yanira is based in the Bay Area of northern California.