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Something amazing is happening in Bakersfield, CA. The once small-town has doubled in its' population over the past twenty years. Now the 9th largest city in California, the growing community is experiencing a cultural shift as it welcomes a more diverse population while still valuing its' rich history, honoring the traditions, institutions and values that have made us who we are. Join our hosts Andrae Gonzales, Rachel Magnus, Jesus Gonzalez & Carla Barrientos as they explore the dynamic people, places and culture of our community.

Jun 27, 2019

This week we talk with co-host Carla Barrientos! Carla Barrientos, born and raised in Bakersfield, attended local schools, including California State University, Bakersfield, where she earned her bachelor's and master's degrees. She also sat as a board member and later the University's Alumni Assocation's President in 2017-2018 academic year. She currently works as a behavior specialist, specializing in Autism. She discusses her love for our city, her family, including her new addition, and some funny tidbits about herself. Say Hello to Carla!