Heidi Lopez-Romero joined the Chelsea Collaborative in 2018. As the Youth Service Specialist, she builds relationships with middle school youth in Chelsea and connects them to community resources. She also supports with the Chelsea Desea Sonar program. Before joining the Chelsea Collaborative, Heidi has worked in diverse settings, including as a social worker for a charter high school, as a mentor for youth in a job training program in New Orleans, and most recently as a case manager for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Heidi holds a Bachelor's Degree in Social Work from Wheelock College. She was born and raised in Chelsea and is of Guatemalan and Salvadoran descent. Heidi loves the diverse people and cultures of Chelsea.
Youth Service Specialist