Sumitra Ariel Bernardo

Program & Fundraising Fellow

Sumitra Ariel Bernardo is the Program and Fundraising Fellow going into her fourth year at Whittier College where she is majoring in Political Science and minoring in Gender Studies and Film. She is passionate about holding space for those of intersectional identities to tell their narratives and support them. She has provided space in forms of discussions and events, consistently doing so while serving as the President of Whittier College’s Womxn’s Leadership Association. Sumitra emphasizes the importance and visibility of youth political participation. She works in her community to mobilize youth through facilitating workshops centered around socio-political issues.