Youth and Young Adult Advocate
Reiko Ramos (they/them pronouns) is the Youth and Young Adult Advocate for the Room to Be Safe Program. Reiko will work out of the Appleton D&R office focusing on Northeast Wisconsin. Reiko relocated to Appleton from Hawaii in 2010 and graduated from Lawrence University in Appleton. Reiko has worked as the LGBTQ services intern for Harmony Café in Appleton and as a Community Health Promoter in Appleton for Diverse & Resilient. For the past three years, Reiko was the leader for the LGBTQ Partnership Youth Services Program for Goodwill Industries NCW. Reiko is passionate about social and racial justice and is excited to join the D&R team!