Omar professionally joined the HFSC team in 2023 and is eager to connect and collaborate with individuals, families, and community leaders to best serve the bleeding disorder community.
Though Omar recently joined HFSC on a professional level, Omar has been a member of the Hemophilia Community his entire life having been diagnosed with hemophilia at the age of 5.
Omar has a tremendous passion for serving communities that are often overlooked and underrepresented. Prior to joining HFSC, Omar was a Consumer Service Coordinator at the Inland Regional Center. He was responsible for assisting, advocating, and securing social services for individuals with qualifying Developmental Disabilities that fulfill their needs, goals, and strengths.
Additionally, Omar has worked as a Therapeutic Behavioral Specialist for one of California’s largest nonprofit behavioral & mental health agencies, where he was responsible for providing strength-based interventions to address concerning behaviors among children and adolescents.
Such experiences have allowed Omar to work closely with Medi-Cal, managed care plans, State and County agencies, behavioral health agencies, school districts, and local community leaders.