Irene Rosario

Director of Learning Lab, Bronx Helpers

Irene Rosario, Director of New Settlement’s Learning Lab Program at Bronx Helpers, began her work at New Settlement in 2001 as a high school student working with the Multicultural After School and Summer Day Camp, occasionally helping with the Elders Program and PAC. Irene also co-facilitated classes with the Program for Girls and Young Women.  When the Community Center opened Irene served at the front desk and then joined the staff of the Creative Leaders After School Program within CMSP 327 as a Program Aide, where she developed the skills to lead the Learning Lab Program. In 2014 Irene graduated from Herbert H. Lehman College of CUNY with a Bachelor of Arts Majoring in African and African American Studies and a Minor in Education.