Dr. Analucía Lopezrevoredo is a Peruvian-Chilean-Quechua-American Jewtina, born in Peru and raised in Spain and the United States.
An anti-oppression activist, educator and researcher, Analucía founded Jewtina y Co. in 2019 to offer Latin Jews from around the world a platform in which to engage in critical dialogue about Jewish and Latin multiculturalism. Prior to starting Jewtina y Co., she was a principal investigator for the Center to Advance Racial Equity in Portland, Oregon, and a migrant rights advocate in California's Central Valley, southwestern México and southeastern Perú.
Analucía's educational background lies in critical race and cross-cultural studies, and her doctoral research was centered around Latino immigrant and refugee resiliency. She is the recipient of the National Young Woman of Distinction award, is a former Fulbright and Rotary International Scholar, sits on JDC Entwine's Council, is a member of the Schusterman Foundation's ROI Community, and is a Wexner Field Fellow. A passionate global citizen, she's traveled to over 125 countries and has lived in five continents.
Kimberly (Kimmy) Dueñas is a California native with a global spirit. Born into a multicultural home, she discovered that the best way to explore her dynamic Jewish identity was to immerse and involve herself in the world - beginning with tracing her roots to rural El Salvador, Europe, and Israel.
A seasoned international Jewish educator, Kimmy is passionate about providing a safe space for people to develop deeper connections to their Latin-Jewish identity. Her passion for community healing, led her to join the Jewtina y Co. team as the community coordinator, in charge of innovative identity wellness programming. Prior to working with Jewtina y Co. she was a Jewish educator at Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles, CA and at the Jewish Community Center in Mumbai, India
Kimmy is a graduate of the American Jewish University, where she was selected to be the valedictorian of her graduating class. She is a former a JDC Entwine Jewish Service Corps Fellow, a Jeremiah Fellowship alumna and is the creator of Learn.Grow.Rise. a yoga, wellness and conscious activism platform.