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Pamela Stephens holds a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from UCLA and Bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies from UC Berkeley. Prior to coming to PERE/CSII in June 2014, she worked as a research analyst for the Demographic Research Project at Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles. She has also provided research in the past for the California Department of Housing and Community Development, the Southern California Association of Nonprofit Housing, and the Asian American Studies Center at UCLA.
Before working in a research capacity, she worked in the Bay Area as an advocate for access to public health services: coordinating a youth peer education program centered on adolescent health and injury prevention, and providing advocacy support and direct service primarily to low-income women of color facing barriers in accessing reproductive health care.