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Alston DeVega

Program Coordinator, Upward Bound

Cumberland Building 22511

Bio

Alston DeVega serves as the Program Coordinator for the NC State Upward Bound Program. He is a native of Raleigh, North Carolina and attended Saint Augustine’s University, where he earned his B.S. in Criminal Justice (2019).

During his free time, he enjoys getting outside and going for walks, along with watching various streaming services like Netflix. Before joining the Upward Bound staff, he served as the Teen Programs Director for the Alexander Family YMCA in Raleigh and a Youth Development Specialist with the NC Department of Public Safety.

Mr. DeVega is passionate about the growth and personal development of underrepresented high school students, in helping them reach their goals of a stress and debt-free education.