Yorleni Sapp brings to the job a passion for serving individuals believing all people have the right to live with dignity.
She grew up in a developing country (Costa Rica), which shaped her personal values and beliefs. Her life experiences, along with living in different countries, created a strong desire within her to be part of something bigger than herself. She is fascinated by diversity and being sensitive to all cultures. Growing up in a home with both parents deeply involved in nonprofit work, she understands firsthand the impact and the rewarding experience of giving back and affecting change. She has chosen to respond by being in a field where she can play an active part in developing solutions on behalf of social issues.
Executive Director of Single Mothers Outreach serving the Santa Clarita area since May 2016. Yorleni is a graduate of UACA-Universidad Autónoma de Centro America, where she received a License in Law. She also attended Georgetown University and Costa Rica University, where she received a BA in Political Science.
Yorleni practiced law in Costa Rica with a specialization in family services. A new opportunity in California began her journey with a non-profit organization. Here she expanded her expertise in program development and community services. Her life and work experience has prepared her to lead Single Mothers Outreach.