Evelyn Peña-Toledo has been working at Lao Family for over 12 years. Her work involves outreach and developing relationships with potential employers to hire individuals with multiple barriers (limited English proficiency, disability, transportation, and childcare). She also provides one-on-one case management and facilitates group trainings to help individuals find and secure jobs.

Prior to working at Lao Family, Evelyn was a sales specialist and fragrance vendor at Macy’s Hilltop, in Richmond, California.

Evelyn lives in Solano County with her husband, daughter, father and cat. She also has a child attending college at San Jose State University.