Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan Jaime Blanco Jaime Blanco has lived in Oakland, California for the past 19 years and is the founder and director of Urban Mentors Network, an East Oakland based mentoring program focused on building a safe empowering community where youth and adults form reciprocal relationships, always learning from one another. Jaime is recently married, the proud mama of her two beautiful pit bulls, Nina & Layla, and is extremely grateful to have a diverse circle of friends and family who keep her honest and help balance her perspectives. 

Learn more about Jaime and the Urban Mentors Network at urbanmentors.org