Where were you born?
Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Parents from Puerto Rico)
What school did you attend?
Troy State University (AS, BS), University of Oklahoma (MHR), Walden University (PostGrad)
What gained you interest in the NIH?
The NIH mission and the scientific advances in support of better health for the nation. I applied to job opening in my career field and was offered the privilege to serve.
What kind of work do you do at the NIH?
I am a Diversity and Inclusion Strategist. My work contributes to the development and sustainment of an inclusive work environment in which all members of the NIH are treated equitably and have the opportunity to contribute fully to the organization. I provide overall vision and direction for the Hispanic Portfolio.