Larissa Printzian has over 15 years experience in nonprofit management and social services. Growing up in a lower-economic immigrant neighborhood in Los Angeles, she developed a strong sense of commitment to providing services to those in need from an early age. Over the course of her career, she has led affordable housing and English language learning programs, taught volunteer engagement strategies, and administered grants from federal, state and private foundations. Larissa currently works in quality assurance and training at Catholic Charities of Oregon, where she combines her skill for program evaluation and instruction. In her spare time, she enjoys social dancing and walking her two dogs, rain or shine.