Daisy Prado is an intersectional community advocate and feminist leader championing women of color in San Francisco. She is the Public Affairs Officer for Planned Parenthood Northern California, serving as a key government relations liaison between elected officials and San Francisco’s diverse communities, while also advancing access to reproductive and sexual health resources. As a passionate advocate for community change and equity, Daisy has worked at multiple grassroots organizations at the intersection of social and environmental justice, served as a volunteer board member at the ACLU San Francisco Chapter working to protect civil liberties, and holds the role as commissioner on San Francisco’s Commission on the Status of Women.
Daisy is a proud first-generation college graduate and alum of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Arizona State University. She authors an e-newsletter, “The Work Isn’t Done,” focused on advancing equity and fighting all forms of oppression through advancing education and encouraging local activism.
Outside the office, Daisy enjoys exploring the beauty of the world, a good book and a little Netflix. Her travels have taken her to the Bahamas, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Jamaica, France, Grand Cayman Islands, Greece, Italy, South Africa, United Kingdom, Mexico and many cities around the United States. She lives in San Francisco.