Catherine Cutler Institute

Ahmen Cabral

Senior Policy Associate: Children, Youth, and Families Program

Office Location

333 Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus




Ahmen joined the YCE team in 2005 and her work has focused on youth development, mentoring, facilitation and promoting practice and policy change in the child welfare system. Ahmen is committed to providing skills and opportunities for young people to share their experiences to promote systems change. She is continually inspired and energized by youth leaders and community partners who demonstrate a strong commitment to support all young people successfully achieve their aspirations.

Areas of Expertise

Ahmen is responsible for planning and program development; oversight and direction for youth development initiatives and maintaining communication links with collaborating agencies and groups. This position manages all aspects of a project by coordinating activities, supervising project staff, and providing reports and other communication with funding agencies, and outside collaborators.


  Please review Ahmen Cabral's publications on Digital Commons.



 Master of Social Work, University of New England, Portland, ME.