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1.     Tell us about yourself.

I am a fourth generation El Pasoan from the historic town of Ysleta.  I am also the first in my family to receive both an undergraduate and graduate degree.  I obtained my Bachelor and Master’s degree in Accounting from the University of Phoenix, while working, volunteering and raising a family.  I have twenty years of accounting experience and currently pursuing a certification in...

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As our community continues to grapple with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, organizations like United Way’s Community Impact funded agency Fab Lab El Paso are finding innovative solutions to stay ahead of the curve.  

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1.     Tell us about yourself.

I was born in Albuquerque, NM and raised in El Paso, TX. I am an undergraduate student at the University of Texas at El Paso and I am pursuing a degree in psychology with a minor in history. 

2.     Give us a description of what you do for United Way.  

I am the Program Specialist; I oversee the HOPES Parent as Teachers Program,...

Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 Related:

1.     Tell us about yourself.

I was born and raised in El Paso and I graduated from Austin High School. Currently, I am pursuing a degree in Psychology from The University of Texas at El Paso. I hope to one day work in the law enforcement field and have an impact in the community I will serve. 

2.     Give us a description of what you do for United Way.  

I am the...

Posted: Friday, December 06, 2019 Related:

1.     Tell us about yourself.

I am an El Paso native; born and raised Irvin graduate. My background is in law enforcement and I began my career in 2005 after receiving my degree in Criminal Justice. However, I realized that my passion was in helping individuals with mental health concerns. I’m recently returned to school and am now in my second year of grad school studying clinical mental health with an...

Posted: Wednesday, October 09, 2019 Related:

1.    Tell us about yourself.

I’m a native El Pasoan and I hold a degree in Urban & Regional Planning from Texas A&M University.  I started my career as an intern with State Senator Eliot Shapleigh working on the creation of the Bowie High School Jardin project. From there, I went on to work as an Americorps VISTA for the Texas Hunger Initiative. I later served as the Community Engagement Coordinator for...

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