Amorita is a member of CCLF’s portfolio management team as the Portfolio Management Associate. She has worked on organizing in under resourced communities, implementing assessment needs, and managing diversity initiatives to build sustainable bridges with minority communities. Prior to joining the CCLF team in February 2018, Amorita was a Research Assistant at the Metropolitan Planning Council and for The Chicago Community Trust, Elevated Chicago initiative. Amorita holds a BA in Urban and Regional Planning and Latina/o Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. Her interests teaching Latin dance and exploring Chicago neighborhoods.