Meet the Long Beach Forward team

Nubia Flores

Nubia Flores (she/her/hers) supports internal project development and strategy, as well as communications strategy as a Communications Strategist. Formerly a parent organizer with Long Beach Forward, she led and coordinated efforts to strengthen and expand parent organizing work that centered low-income parents and caregivers of color.


Nubia lives in Long Beach and is an LBUSD special education parent. Her community work has focused on helping to advocate for families with children with disabilities by organizing parents and community stakeholders to help push for inclusion, equity and accessibility. Nubia enjoys spending her time reading, running/walking in her neighborhood of North Long Beach, gardening, cooking with her son, and watching movies… a lot of movies. Nubia is a proud graduate of UC Santa Barbara and holds a B.A in Political Science & Film & Media Studies.