Andre Favila, Parks & Youth Liaison

Ashby Staff 3Andre Favila is a California State University of Sacramento graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. He comes to our office with over five years of experience working with youth in district one and over a decade of experience creating opportunities for youth to engage in and improve their community. He is looking forward to spending time in Natomas and working with the youth on various events and projects.
Some of his responsibilities as the District One Parks & Youth Liaison include:
• Work with various City departments to prevent and resolve park maintenance issues;
• Coordinate with community groups to set up park cleanups and adoptions;
• Create new volunteer opportunities (with a concentration on youth), as well as enhance existing programs, by developing training, recruitment and orientation materials for volunteers, including scheduling, coordinating and leading volunteer activities;
• Connect youth and young adults to scholarships, internships, and jobs.
The following are some of our parks and youth programs:
• Youth Advisory Committee (YAC)
• Parks Leadership Academy for Youth (PLAY)
• Alpha YAC (young adult volunteer program for 18-25 year olds)
Our programs run year round. You can find more information for each below:



If you are interested in adopting your local park or setting up a park clean up day, send him an email. We are thrilled to have him on board!

Andre Favila
District One Parks & Youth Liaison