Ed.M Candidate, Prevention Science and Practice Program
Thelma Ramirez is pursuing an Ed.M in the Prevention Science and Practice Program at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Most recently, Ramirez served as the Program Director for the Oklahoma Serves AmeriCorps program, where she partnered with 21 non-profit agencies throughout the state of Oklahoma to increase academic engagement through in- and out-of-school programming which included arts education, equestrian therapy, academic tutoring, and mentoring. Prior to her work with AmeriCorps, Ramirez oversaw a home-based parenting education program that supported families with prenatal to five-year-old children. She now provides trainings to home visitors as a certified Infant Family Specialist (II) and Strengthening Families Protective Factors Framework certified trainer. Ramirez has a A.B. in sociology from Princeton University.