Yovan Collado | CCA METRO
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OUR ALLIANCE | LEADERSHIP & STAFF Director of Community Relations

Yovan Collado

Director of Community Relations

Yovan Collado is CCA Metro’s director of community relations. He is responsible for fostering and deepening ties with the public to promote union carpenters’ and contractors’ ongoing efforts in these boroughs.

Immediately prior to joining CCA Metro, Yovan served as deputy director of a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting affordable housing and organizing tenants. Before that, he worked as a banker in the consumer and community banking division of a major financial institution. As a proud lifelong New Yorker, Yovan has also consistently sought ways to serve his community, including volunteering as an auxiliary police officer with the NYPD and actively participating in the political process.

Yovan graduated as a Presidential Scholar with a bachelor’s degree in political science from the City University of New York (CUNY) at Lehman College, and he is currently pursuing a Juris Doctor degree at the CUNY School of Law.

He now plans to use his varied experience to build on the partnership between union carpenters, contractors, and the public.

OUR ALLIANCE | LEADERSHIP & STAFF Director of Community Relations

Yovan Collado

Director of Community Relations

Yovan Collado es el director de relaciones comunitarias de CCA Metro para el Bronx, Queens y alto Manhattan. Es responsable de fomentar y profundizar los lazos con el público para promover los esfuerzos continuos de los carpinteros y contratistas sindicales en estos barrios.

Inmediatamente antes de unirse a CCA Metro, Yovan se desempeñó como subdirector de una organización sin ánimo de lucro dedicada a promover viviendas asequibles y organizar inquilinos. Antes de eso, trabajó como banquero en la división de banca comunitaria y de consumo de una importante institución financiera. Como un neoyorquino orgulloso de toda la vida, Yovan también ha buscado constantemente formas de servir a su comunidad, incluido el voluntariado como oficial de policía auxiliar con el NYPD y la participación en el proceso político.

Yovan se graduó como Presidential Scholar con una licenciatura en ciencias políticas de la City University of New York (CUNY) en Lehman College, y actualmente está cursando un título de Juris Doctor en CUNY School of Law.

Ahora planea usar su variada experiencia para desarrollar la asociación entre los carpinteros sindicales, los contratistas y el público.