Luis Peñate, MPH

Virtual Training Facilitator

Luis Peñate previously worked on the frontlines of the fight against HIV and is experienced in sexual health education, HIV/STI testing & counseling, case management, as well as program evaluation and fund development in community-based settings. Luis is committed to supporting the struggle for health equity and justice for queer and trans people, communities of color, working-class immigrants, and other historically disenfranchised communities.

Luis holds undergraduate degrees in Latin American Studies and Educational Studies from Swarthmore College, as well as a Master of Public Health with a Specialization in Health Promotion and Health Education from the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health.

When not at work, Luis enjoys spending time with family and their two energetic dogs, as well as critiquing and deconstructing TV shows with his partner.