Lucia is originally from Chihuahua, México. She is studying Nursing at KCKCC. She is now part of the JUNTOS Team as a Promotora de Salud (Community Health Worker). Lucia is part of the A.M.I.G.A program that is focused on educating women on the importance of mammograms; she refers women for a free mammogram if they qualify. Lucia also works as a LifeStyle Coach with the Diabetes Prevention Program, which is a year-long program focused on reducing the risk of developing Diabetes type 2. Lucia understands the importance of prevention and that is why she enjoys working at JUNTOS. Her main goal is to educate the community on the importance of taking care of their health.
Lucia enjoys going on walks with her dog, spending time with her niece and nephew, and having a good time with her family.