Araceli Quintero, Director of Child Care Subsidy - Pathways LA


Araceli Quintero


Araceli joined Pathways L.A. in 1999 as a Specialist in our Resource and Referral Department, helping parents locate and access quality child care. In her current Director capacity, Araceli oversees all three of Pathways L.A.’s subsidy departments, working closely with managers and directors to ensure our programs reach as many families as possible. Araceli works to guarantee program efficiency, customer service improvements, community outreach efforts, and much more. She has been committed to assisting Los Angeles families in need for nearly 20 years, and has seen firsthand how services offered by Pathways L.A. change the lives of families we serve.  Assisting parents with the various child care programs Pathways L.A. offers, Araceli has helped parents learn about and navigate the complex landscape of child care subsidies and social services. Araceli has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology  from California State University,  Fullerton. She served as a mentor in the Bridges to College Program where she assisted  high school students transition to college. Araceli enjoys volunteering at her children’s school and local church. Her pride and joy is her family.