Immigration Resource Center of San Gabriel Valley (IRCSGV) exists to support the immigrant population in San Gabriel Valley by providing quality low-cost immigration legal services and referral services that consider the needs of the whole person. These services offer an affordable way for local foreign-born non-US citizens to comply with immigration law and contribute to the ability of individuals to provide for themselves and their families.

IRCSGV is an extension of Mountainside Communion and community partners.

Recognized by the Department of Justice (DOJ).


Supporting the immigrant population by providing low-cost immigration legal services, educational events, and connections to local community resources.

  • Assist immigrants and their families to have access to affordable immigration legal assistance so that they can live and work without fear and be able to step out of the shadows and participate in society as they choose.

  • Support and promote holistic immigrant integration by assessing the needs of each service participant and connecting them to appropriate local community resources and services when needed.

  • Listen and learn from the experience of immigrants with the core belief that we all have gifts, abilities, and aspects of life to teach and learn from each other.

  • Be a local hub of competent and accurate knowledge of immigration law and relevant issues to the immigrant community.


Jonathan Fung

Director of Legal Services & Staff Attorney

Carolyn Murphy

Pro Bono Attorney

Alejandra Aguilar-Ruiz

Legal Assistant


Gabriela Zapata

Legal Interpreter

Blanca Vazquez

Outreach Coordinator

Jessica Ornelas

Legal Assistant & Naturalization Coordinator


Jean Grant

Director of Development & Operations

Emily Graham

Bree Schricker

Development Assistant

Wesley Stenzel

Summer Development Intern


Katey Cabrera

Development Volunteer


Malathi Benjamin


Mary Ann Lutz

President of the National Women’s Political Caucus – Greater Pasadena Area

Adam Szarzynski

Managing Director, ZipScript Pro

Miyoung Yoon Hammer

Associate Professor of Marital and Family Therapy and Chair of the Department of Marriage and Family, Fuller Theological Seminary

Jordan Boldt

Mother and Neighbor

Josh Smith

Pastor, Mountainside Communion

Joel Pérez

Higher Education Professional

Tamara Wann Wheeler

Vice President, Account Management, One & All

John Williams



Monica Solorzano


Scott Haskins


Marcos Canales

IRC Ambassador

Robert Romero

Attorney and Professor of Chicana/o Studies and Asian American Studies at UCLA


Immigration Resource Center of San Gabriel Valley
303 W Colorado Blvd
Monrovia, CA 91016

Phone: (626) 509-9472