ARIELA CUELLAR (She/Her), CA LGBTQ Health and Human Services Network Communications Specialist, joined in 2021. Ariela received her B.A. in Communications with a minor in Sociology from the University of California, Davis.
Prior to joining the Network, Ariela was the Sacramento LGBT Community Center’s Community Engagement and Marketing Strategist, where she helped amplify the Center’s services and programs through multi-media outreach and by leading tours of the Center to community members, donors and stakeholders. Ariela is very passionate about creating communications content that is rooted in social justice advocacy and that represents the identities of all folks under the LGBTQIA+ umbrella.
Ariela grew up in Vallejo, CA and is a proud second generation Salvadoran-American. She identifies as latinx, queer, femme, leo sun, taurus moon, gemini rising, and a dog mom. On her spare time she can be found hanging out with friends, her partner, at local dog parks, and practicing photography.