Greg Pereira is Director of Rio Salado College’s Lifelong Learning Center and Communiversity at Surprise. He is originally from Portland, Oregon, but has been a resident of the West Valley ever since he relocated to Arizona. Most recently, Greg served as the founding Executive Director of SPOT 127 Youth Media Center. Prior to that, he was Director of Programs and Shelters for Central Arizona Shelter Services where he worked with Veterans, older adults, youth, and families in need. Greg has a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership and has over 10 years of progressive experience in nonprofit management, program design and fundraising.