Riley is responsible for the implementation and development of the PROTECT program in California. She supports the Regional Directors in their roll-outs and training, including, forming and maintaining good relationships with teachers, counselors, and other school personnel at levels varying from individual schools to counties and districts. In addition, Riley works on data collection and the development of online learning platforms for PROTECT curricula. She also with the San Diego collective on monitoring and evaluation.

Riley graduated with her Master’s in Public Health from the University of Texas Health Science Center with a focus on Health Education and Promotion. She is passionate about working with under-served populations and preventive measures. In her free time, she enjoys exploring new places, being outside, and exercising.