Manager of Training


Raul joined Change Machine in July of 2019. He’s passionate about learning how one manages their finances amid institutional barriers, as well as other barriers. He’s passionate about empowering financial coaches by providing the best tools and education for them.

In 2014, Raul was recognized by the City of Los Angeles for his previous grassroots work with the undocumented community in the San Fernando Valley, CA. He has been working in the financial coaching field for six years.

Raul holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Outside of work, he loves to play and watch basketball and soccer, explore cities and nature, listen to Mariachi music, and spend time with his wife. You can occasionally catch him plotting how he is going to adopt a golden retriever and attend the men’s soccer world cup in 2026.