Director at large
By-laws & Public Policy/Patient Advocacy
elected to the board February 2019
Career: I have been in the Construction Industry for over 25 years. My background is in large commercial construction along with advocating for minority, women, small, veteran, and the LGBT Businesses. I have served on Pacific Southwest /GCMSDC Supplier Development Council, Women’s Business Enterprise Council-West, Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce along with the Association of Minority Contractors of America and Charter Member of the National Association of Women in Construction in Oklahoma City.
Family: Single and have one daughter, Taylor 24
Transplant: I moved to Oklahoma City in August 2016. In April of 2017, I was diagnosed with Pancreatitis and recovered. However, in August of 2017, I was diagnosed with Liver Cancer and needed a Liver Transplant. I was able to beat Liver Cancer and after the battery of tests was added to the transplant list on February 20, 2018, receiving my liver transplant on August 8, 2018.
I am forever grateful to Nazhi-Zuhdi Transplant Institute and my amazing transplant team and most importantly my SELFLESS DONOR. I also want to thank my family and friends for all their love & support.
"I know it is a miracle to receive an organ for Transplant and others need to be aware of ongoing research that is happening throughout the world along with donor awareness."
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73099