Joseph Ortega

Operations Manager

Joseph joined the One Common Unity team in November 2020. He brings with him over 13 years of experience leading the Operations efforts for several Washington, DC nonprofit organizations. Prior to joining OCU, Joseph was part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Covid-19 response team (ASPR/HHS). He is also currently is in his 12th year as an adult ESOL and Life Skills instructor at CASA de Maryland.

Joseph is from Los Angeles, CA, studied Political Sciences and Criminal Justice at California State University, Los Angeles. During his free time, Joseph enjoys spending time with his family, including his 3 fur babies and 4 turtles.