Why Former CityWorks Intern Ayanni Peters Wanted to Work in Her Community

Raised with a strong family tradition of community activism, Ayanni Peters knew she wanted to pursue a career that positively impacted her community. Born and raised in the Bay Area and a rising junior at San Francisco State University, Peters entered college with plans to pursue nursing. However, Peters discovered a different career passion after…

Finding Joy in Collaboration: Simon Pan’s City Career Started with Teamwork

Camaraderie and teamwork are key facets of any engaging workplace. Former “solo worker” Simon Pan first discovered his unexpected value and joy for collaboration as a CityWorks summer intern working at the SFPUC’s Southeast Treatment Plant.  “At Burton [Phillip and Sala Burton Academic High School] I always worked alone, I was a solo person. With…