Oak Park Arms
Desi Vasquez, Social Director with the Oak Park Arms

Desi Vasquez

Oak Park Arms

“Our residents are knowledgeable and generous, and I learn something new from them several times a day. I love to see how programs stimulate people and why programs are meaningful.”

Desi joined the Oak Park Arms in 2006 as the social director. She develops and runs a wide variety of stimulating programs for residents of the Arms.  Many of the events are free and open to the public.

Desi holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature / Theatre from Milton College in Milton, WI and is a member of the Oak Park Art League. She is a member of the Student’s League in New York City, the Screen Actors Guild, and she has trained at the Art Institute of Chicago. Her large scale paintings have been shown in New York, Boston and Chicago.