Principal, Gratts Primary Center
Lorena Rodriguez joined Para Los Niños in September, 2018, as the Principal of Evelyn Thurman Gratts Primary Center.
Lorena has a Preliminary Administration Certificate, and holds a Master of Education degree from Concordia University and a B.A. in Child Development-Teaching Credential Program from CSU Los Angeles.
Prior to joining PLN, Lorena served in key roles at elementary schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District, including providing instructional support for teachers to implement effective strategies for English Learners, foster-youth, and at-risk and low-income students.