Dwayne Rivera

Dwayne Rivera is the Mentor Coordinator for the “I Have a Dream” Foundation of Dallas, leveraging eight years of dedicated experience working with youth in various challenging circumstances, including the foster care system, juvenile system, and among those with intellectual and social disabilities. Drawing from his own transformative encounters with mentors, Dwayne considers his role at the foundation as a pivotal opportunity to pay forward the support he received. He holds a degree in leadership and youth development from Dallas Christian College and harbors ambitions to further his education by pursuing a master’s degree in clinical mental health. Outside of his professional pursuits, Dwayne enjoys spending time with his partner, Allie, and their two German shepherds, Rain and Thunder.