Change, progress, and a brighter future for communities of color.

At S360, we’ve built our practice and approach around understanding the nuance of regional and cultural differences in communities all across the West. From the start, we’ve been committed to deep, strategic cultural engagement—never a one-size-fits-all approach that assumes what works in one community will be the solution for another. And as the face of the West continues to change—through demographic and population shifts and the influence of Latino/a, Native, and immigrant communities—we know how important it is for us to be on the ground, always listening and learning, our eyes, ears, and minds open, so we can engage communities of color in ways that are meaningful, lasting, and ensure all communities thrive.

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So we’re thrilled to introduce S360 Cultura, which brings a new and different focus to our long-held commitment to cultural understanding and engagement—one that allows us to serve our clients and communities in ways that catalyze lasting, positive change. Because our calling is to make it possible for people living throughout the West to build stronger, better futures for themselves and their communities. And we know that the surest way to get there is strategic cultural engagement that leads to solutions that are tailored to the unique needs and aspirations of each individual community.




S360 is known for offering more services under one roof—giving every client a seamless, tailored approach and allowing them to resolve the unique challenges they face and to attain new opportunities. The introduction of S360 Cultura means we can now bring strategic cultural engagement as a best practice to any project or client we partner with.

Whether in communications, government relations, public affairs, or brand, marketing, and advertising, S360 Cultura gives us a lens through which we can better understand the people and communities you serve and ensure that we can engage with them in ways that are relevant, authentic, and lasting. We’ll meet them where they are, speak their language, and bring a deep understanding of the cultural and regional differences that define them.



As VP of S360 Cultura, Ylenia will guide our team in Latino/a engagement strategies including translation services, community outreach and organizing, and contextualized research. With over 15 years as a professional translator/interpreter, Ylenia has dedicated herself to building connections on behalf of diverse communities. She has worked to ensure equitable access in education, healthcare, and public services through translation – acting as a medical and legal interpreter for multiple state and federal agencies, as well as private and non-profit groups

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