Living the Dream: From fieldworker to Superintendent of the César E. Chávez National Monument

Ruben Andrade grew up in Dixon, California, the child of fieldworkers. He worked in the fields growing up, but his father insisted he go to college. While in college, it was Andrade's dream to work for the National Park Service. Now Andrade is living his dream while honoring his fieldworker roots.

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