Garbralle Conroe
Catalyst Center Program Analyst

Garbralle Conroe has a bachelor’s degree in criminology and a master’s degree in clinical rehabilitation and mental health counseling from California State University, Fresno. For the past seven years, she has been teaching graduate courses at California State University, Fresno and providing professional development, cultural competence and diversity trainings through her consulting business. In 2012, Garbralle received the Business of the Year Award from Resources for Independence Central Valley. She was recognized for her outstanding work in her community by helping individuals with disabilities obtain jobs.

In 2015, she was awarded the community service award from Fresno City College for her exceptional contributions with Fresno City College students. Garbralle was awarded the 2017 40 under 40 award which recognizes individuals under the age of 40 for their contributions and achievements.

Garbralle was the keynote speaker for the 2018 Girls World Expo and the 2018 Fresno Housing authority all staff event. Garbralle has facilitated several professional development sessions at Fresno City College Institutional, Development, for Equity, Access and Success Summit titled “Bridging the Gap between Privileged & Adversity.

In 2019, Garbralle was featured on Valley PBS Young, Gifted and Black where she shared her motivational journey of how she overcame barriers, and stigmas growing up in South West Fresno. Garbralle was also one of the keynote presenters at the 2019 National Association of Multicultural Rehabilitation Concerns where she focused on Cultural Competence in Counseling.

Email Garbralle at [email protected].