In her role as Chair of the NAACP San Diego Branch Health Committee Bradley leads a team of local health professionals to execute programming that (1) work(s) to promote, protect and maintain the health of African Americans; (2) assess the health needs of the community, (3) advocate(s) for equal access to health education, care, treatment and research for all Americans; (4) sponsor(s) health-related activities such as health forums, fairs, and workshops highlighting issues of importance to people of color; and (5) support health initiatives of the Association.
Moriah Bradley is a native San Diegan and attended High Tech High International (HTHI) in Point Loma. As a teenager at HTHI, Moriah’s interest in the social justice was ignited when an opportunity to volunteer with San Diego Teen Court was presented. Moriah served as Presiding Juror hearing the cases of teens, often times at-risk youth, and providing restorative justice for those first time offenders. Moriah went on to intern at the San Diego County Public Defender Office and has been passionate about law, politics and social causes ever since.
As a graduate of the jesuit social justice University of San Francisco (USF) with a bachelors of art in Politics with a Minor in Chinese Studies, Moriah is a pacific rim culture enthusiast having studied Mandarin Chinese since HTHI and while at USF. Moriah enjoys international travel and frequents Mexico to practice Spanish and learn more about economic growth opportunities in with our NAFTA neighbors. Her hobbies include studying Mandarin Chinese, practicing conversational Arabic, attending fashion shows and fundraisers for good causes, enjoying or cruising the San Diego bay, and visiting local farms to learn about achieving wellness from sustainable whole foods.
Bradley has worked for numerous local political campaigns including city council, district attorney, and congressional districts. She enjoys engaging hearts and minds around social welfare initiatives including serving hot meals to fellow San Diegans in downtown and working as Managing Site Director for one of the San Diego Food Bank’s Emergency Food Assistance Program (EFAP) sites. Moriah serves as Miss Black America, San Diego, 2018-2019 locally representing a platform of Whole Wellness and is available for Wellness Presentations at your local school or business.
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