Tanya Lozano is an activist, health advocate and community architect battling the many challenges affecting black and brown communities. As founder of Healthy Hood Chicago, Tanya leads a robust portfolio of programs aiming to engage, educate, and empower youth and families in personal and community health, wellness and social justice initiatives. Through her partnerships with Rush Medical Group, the city of Chicago, major brands and other local not-for-profit organizations, Tanya inspires sustainable, healthy lifestyles though co-sponsored programming, event production, creative engagement strategy and community outreach projects. Tanya was most recently recognized as Chicagoan of year 2020 and recipient of the Red Cross hero award in the category of social justice.Pronouns: She/her/hers
The Chicago Transformation Collab brought Chicagoans together who are on the frontlines in the fight for justice.