Susana PorrasSusana Porras is a poet, travel enthusiast, and community organizer. In 2010, she was named one of The Magazine's 50 Women of Influence for her dedication to effecting innovative ways of rebuilding neighborhoods in her hometown of Pasadena, California.
Susana has traveled extensively throughout Europe and Central America, putting down roots in both the South of France and Guatemala. She is fluent in both French and Spanish.
Susana earned her M.A. in sociology and a second B.A. in French at California State University-Los Angeles. Her love of learning has given her an appetite for cultural appreciation and an understanding of social nuances, creating a lifelong traveler and chronicler of adventures both at home and abroad.