- Board Member
Oscar grew up in Chihuahua, Mexico and immigrated to the United States where he attended the University of Southern California and earned his CPA license. Oscar is the current owner of Armijo and Associates, a public accounting firm that has operated in California and New Mexico for over 30 years and specializes in not for profit and governmental organizations.
Oscar’s experience and struggles as an immigrant instilled a passion to serve migrant and underserved populations and he co-founded one the first Community Health Centers in Southern California, which provided free medical services to undocumented migrant farmworkers and other indigent populations in the Coachella Valley.
Outside of his professional life, Oscar’s is an activist and philanthropist and for the past 18 years, Oscar and his wife Luisa have provided countless university scholarships and mentorships to migrant and minority students.