Lisbeth Valdez


  • Assistant Director, Hands to Help

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Lisbeth was born and raised in the Dominican Republic. She moved to the United States in 2008 at the age of 12. She graduated from UMass Dartmouth with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science, and is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree at Merrimack College.

During her time studying at UMass Dartmouth, Lisbeth lived in Washington, D.C. for a semester to conduct research related to Human Trafficking. Before she landed a position at Merrimack College, she was a field organizer for a political campaign, worked at Lawrence High School as a paraprofessional and interim GEAR UP Counselor. She is now the Assistant Director of Hands to Help, a Community Outreach Center.

  • B.A., Political Science, UMass Dartmouth