Angela Ventura, MA
Substance Abuse Response Guide Project Coordinator / Program Assistant
1300 South Andrews Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
(954) 760‐7007, Ext. 213
professionalism, cheerful personality, and welcoming
attitude, which is reflected in her dedication and
commitment to the United Way of Broward County and
the Commission on Substance Abuse.
Angela provides administrative and program support to
the Commission and assists with the planning and
implementation of various meetings, including the
Board of Governors and the Commission’s Tasks Forces.
Angela also assists with the Commission’s various
initiatives and organizes multiple projects. She is also
coordinating the Substance Abuse Response Guide
(SARG) Project in Broward County for the Underage
Before relocating to the United States in 1999, Angela
was an Advisor for the Human Rights High Presidential
Consultant in the project of the United Nations
Development Program and the Presidency of the
Republic of Colombia. Angela also worked as a teacher
at Universidad El Bosque and at Escuela Colombiana de
Ingenieria, in Colombia.
Angela earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from
Universidad Nacional de Colombia and her Master of
Arts in Economics from Universidad de Los Andes.
During her undergraduate studies, Angela was the
Assistant Investigator on special projects including the
Study of the Socioeconomic Impact of San Rafael’s
the Environmental Pre‐diagnostic of
Cusiana’s Oil Project, and the Analysis of the
Presidential Programs’ Social Expenses.