Posts tagged trabajadoras
Ep. 68 Trabajadoras - Deputy Maria Nava

Trabajadoras: Conversations With Career Driven Woman

For the next few weeks, I will be sharing stories from different woman in different careers.  

Joining me today is Deputy Maria Nava.

Deputy Nava was born in a small town in Zacatecas, Mexico. Her family brought her to Chicago at the age of four. Deputy Nava talks to us about her life, how and why she became a Sheriff’s Deputy, and the positive impact she is able to make for the community.

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Ep. 67 Trabajadoras - Jacqueline Priego

Trabajadoras: Conversations With Career Driven Woman

For the next few weeks, I will be sharing stories from different woman in different careers.  

Joining me today is Jacqueline Priego.

Jaqueline is the writer, creator, co-director and actress of PinkSlipped.

PinkSlipped is a Latinx web series that follows the lives of three best friends navigating their careers while coming to terms that they are greater than the sum of their stifling jobs, self-sabotage and cultural stereotypes. 

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Ep. 65 Trabajadoras - Esmeralda Silva

Esmeralda has her bachelor's  in Criminology & Law Studies from Marquette University and went on to earn her master's degree in Criminology, Law, & Justice from the University of Illinois.  Esmeralda always knew she wanted to have a career serving others. She started as a Bilingual Intake Coordinator in Chicago, where she worked with abused children. Then after, she was a Crisis Counselor for domestic violence in Lake County. She currently is a Community Resource Specialist in anti-human trafficking.

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Ep. 64 Trabajadoras- Dr. Cynthia Perez

Trabajadoras: Conversations With Career Driven Woman 

For the next few weeks, I will be sharing stories from different woman in different careers.  

Joining me today is Dr. Cynthia Perez.

Dr. Perez, proud daughter of an immigrant, was born and raised in Waukegan, Illinois. Since a young age, she was determined to become a doctor. She graduated from Stanford University and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Perez currently is a Pediatric Resident Physician in New York. 

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