Cross-Cultural Leadership Center

Juanwon Anderson-Verdell

Lead Para Professional

Juanwon is a 4th year, double majoring in Organizational Communication & Multicultural Gender Studies. Juanwon is from Inglewood, California and came to CSU Chico to become a leader and pillar to inspire his community back home. Juanwon has been a part of the CCLC family since his freshman year as an Intern and became the youngest staff member his sophomore year as a Paraprofessional. He continued his journey through the CCLC as a  Paraprofessional and now serves as Lead Paraprofessional for the center. He is passionate about fostering a community of a collective wave of leadership to empower others to create social change within their communities. One of Juanwon’s favorite quotes that he lives by  is “The Marathon Continues” - Nipsey Hussle. Which means you're going to go through every emotion in your journey to success, just don't quit and keep going.

Portrait of Juanwon Anderson-Verdell