Amorita Falcon 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 CCLF 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 Bachelor of Arts degree in Urban and Regional Planning and Latina/o Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her interests include teaching Latin dance and exploring Chicago’s neighborhoods.