Francisco Mendoza

Francisco Mendoza

Francisco Mendoza

Power Words

Ándale, Da Lo Mejor De Ti
Go for it, Give it your best

Where were you born? 

San Jose, California

What school did you attend? 

University of Phoenix

What gained your interest in the NIH? 

The mission of the NIH and the many career opportunities.

What kind of work do you do at the NIH? 

I work on procuring supplies and services for the National Cancer Institute.

What message would you like to send to young Hispanics who are considering going to college? 

In order for you to reach a destination, you need to take the first step to secure an education. I was only the second in my family to obtain a bachelor’s degree and I had plenty of obstacles. I urge you to go for it, give it your best. Education pays off at the end.