SF YouthWorks is happy to announce that Employment Coordinator Larry Berry has joined our team.
Larry was born and raised in the Bayview neighborhood of San Francisco. He has been involved in youth development since high school, serving as a youth leader for the Mayor’s Youth Employment and Education Program (MYEEP). After high school Larry worked as the MYEEP Youth Leadership Coordinator for 2 years before returning to San Francisco State University to obtain his degree in Urban Planning. He has also worked as the Assistant Academic Coordinator for College Track and assisted with planning research to help improve San Francisco neighborhoods.
Larry enjoys working to help youth be successful and looks forward to creating meaningful internship opportunities for youth with barriers to employment. He currently works as an employment coordinator and liaison between Youthworks and the Independent Living Skills Program. He will be managing internships in multiple city departments.