Albert Arevalo

Regional Network: 
Chesapeake Regional Network
Class Year: 
2017
Position: 
Volunteer Coordinator
Organization: 
Brookside Gardens-Montgomery Parks
Location: 
Wheaton, MD

A native Texan and lover of BBQ, Albert is a proud alumnus of Texas State University-San Marcos—Eat ‘Em Up, Cats! Albert is passionate about making services accessible to everyone, particular minorities and low-income communities. He had been fortunate to work alongside colleagues and organizations that align with his moral compass. From connecting youth to their local parks to leading a Regional Litter Campaign in DC, Albert is dedicated to improving the quality of life of the individuals he works with. In his free time, Albert loves to play tennis, hike, tweet on behalf of @PetTurtleOliver, plays in Stonewall kickball, and volunteer for Latino Outdoors.

“We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” GB Shaw

"All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother." Abraham Lincoln