Citizenship Instructor (AmeriCorps NAIP)
Jean Mendoza is an AmeriCorps New American Integration Program (NAIP) member teaching the citizenship class at QARI. She helps immigrants navigate community resources and the path to citizenship.
Originally from New York City, she received a bachelor’s degree from Brown University and a master’s from Johns Hopkins University. She has since worked as a science writer in Washington, DC, and volunteered at a nonprofit organization in Baltimore.
She knows Tagalog, Latin, and Italian. She loves to travel, bake, and dance salsa and Mandé, a West African dance form.