Program Coordinator 

Michel’le Owens is the Program Coordinator for Program 20 from Inglewood. She was formerly the College and Career Coordinator for Program 16 and 17 in Inglewood and Program Assistant for Program 19 in Boyle Heights. She has been working with children for over 12 years and enjoys being a part of the Dreamer Scholars lives. 

Ms. Owens received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communicative Disorders at California State University, Los Angeles. She is passionate about the Dreamer Scholars academic success and assists in the after-school program by tutoring and conducting enrichment activities that support the Dreamer Scholars social and emotional development.

Michel’le is dedicated to helping children succeed in life, which makes working with the “I Have a Dream” Foundation – Los Angeles (IHADLA) an amazing experience. She is excited to continue bringing the knowledge and experiences she gained from prior programming into Program 20. She looks forward to seeing the Dreamer Scholars grow academically, emotionally, and socially and is grateful to be working with them from such a young age.