S1 E2 Dr. Susan Ozawa Perez: Disrupting the System from Within

SisterMentors Podcast

Jul 6 2022 • 23 mins

In a candid conversation with our host, Kahmeela Adams, Dr. Susan Ozawa Perez recounts her earliest school memories, her path to becoming a disruptor in the educational system, and the pivotal role SisterMentors played in her pursuit of higher education. From a Montessori kindergarten to the halls of UC Santa Cruz—where she embraced her activist spirit—she navigates us through her academic and personal evolution.

Discover how SisterMentors provided Dr. Ozawa Perez with an unwavering support system, accountability, and the motivation to persist against institutional barriers. Her experience is a testament to the transformative power of mentorship, not just for personal achievement but as a collective uplift for communities of color.

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