Zenen Jaimes Perez
Zenen Jaimes Perez is the Policy Advocate for Generation Progress. Zenen is from Austin, Texas, and previously interned at Advocates for Youth focusing on policy work for sexual education, LGBT rights, and HIV/AIDS. He also served as a leadership intern with the Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute and was a Victory Congressional Intern with Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ). Zenen has also done work as a National Steering Committee member for the Student/Farmworker Alliance and political chair for MEChA de Georgetown focusing on coalition work between LGBT, immigration, and Latino groups.
Zenen graduated with a bachelor of science degree in foreign service from Georgetown University. In his spare time, Zenen enjoys learning how to play the jarana, spending time with friends, and running around the monuments.