Ascary Navarro has been an active board member of South Central Los Angeles Regional Center (SCLARC) since September 2016. He describes his participation in the board as “a way to provide a voice for those who need their voices heard.” Mr. Navarro is also the secretary for the regional center’s Consumer Advisory Committee. The purpose of the CAC is to help consumers, staff and the community members become more aware of the issues that affect persons with developmental disabilities.The Consumer Advisory Committee (C.A.C) meets every month.
The CAC members are comprised of SCLARC consumers who identify topics that are important to all SCLARC consumers. The group also invites speakers to address these topics. The President of the CAC then shares this information with SCLARC Board of Directors at their bi-monthly meetings.
Currently, Ascary is a Trainee at Pathways Regional Employment Support. He is also a graduate of CSU Dominguez Hills with a BA in Psychology.