Azucena Ugarte

Director of Education and Training

Azucena Ugarte is the Director of Education and Training at Women Against Abuse, the leading domestic violence service provider and advocate in Philadelphia. Ms. Ugarte is a highly skilled, bilingual community educator and public speaker.  She has worked at Women Against Abuse for more than eight years teaching students, community groups, professional organizations, staff and volunteers about intimate partner violence and how to work effectively with victims of domestic violence. Ms. Ugarte holds a Master of Arts degree in Anthropology and Education from Columbia University, and is a third year student in the Ph.D program of Human Sexuality at Widener University.