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Elisa Ochoa: A Latina Dentist Making a Difference in Pilsen

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Feb 3, 2023 8:00:00 AM

Elisa Ochoa is a dentist and business owner in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago. Born and raised on the south side of the city, Elisa comes from a family with a strong work ethic and a deep appreciation for education. 

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Inspiring Journey of Delice Javalera, Latina VP in the Corporate World

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Jan 19, 2023 8:00:00 AM

Delice Javalera is a Latina professional who has made her mark in the corporate world. Born and raised in Chihuahua, Mexico, she pursued her education and began her career in Mexico.

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Vida Mía Cocktails Argelia Martinez's Journey as a Latina Entrepreneur

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Jan 5, 2023 8:00:00 AM

Argelia Martinez, the founder of Vida Mía Cocktails, is a Latina professional making her mark in the beverage industry. 

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Danica Matos

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Dec 22, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Growing up in Chicago’s Humboldt Park, Danica Matos was very involved in her Puerto Rican community. She joins us on The Face of Latina Professionals to share her story of life in Chicago, to making a career move from computer programming to real estate. 

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Alejandra Garcia Morris

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Dec 8, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Alejandra Garcia Morris shares her journey of humbles beginnings in Mexico, to CEO of "#It’s Clean Cleaning Services" and the lessons learned along the way. 

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Domestic Violence Advocate | Melanie Hernandez

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Oct 25, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Melanie Hernandez is a domestic violence advocate and recovery support specialist. Her journey into the profession stems from her own personal experience. While Melanie was pregnant with her second child, she was the victim of domestic violence and found herself at a DV shelter.

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Higher Ed Leader | Ana Gil Garcia

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Oct 3, 2022 1:46:24 PM

Ana Gil Garcia is the Executive Director of Academic Effectiveness at St. Augustine College and Founder and Director of Illinois Venezuelan Alliance. Originally from Isla de Margarita, part of Venezuela, she was born and raised on this Caribbean Island about 25 miles north of the mainland. 

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Content Creator | Rocío Villalva

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Jul 20, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Originally from Cuernavaca, Morelos, Rocío Villalva has made her name for herself in Chicago, by creating content for Spanish speaking residents of the city. 

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Real Estate Broker | Jennifer Salgado

Posted by TFOCB Studios on Jul 12, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Born in Chicago to Mexican immigrant parents, Jennifer Salgado shares her relatable story of growing up in two contrasting cultures and how it has shaped her view of the world. Not one to shy away from a challenge, she hopes her story can uplift and empower women to pursue their dreams and be an inspiration to other women. 

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Miriam Galarza Holland

Posted by TFOCB Studios on May 18, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Born and raised in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood, Miriam Galarza Holland is no stranger to overcoming difficult situations. She reflects on how those experiences shaped the person she is today.  A Real Estate Broker by trade, she’s also become an advocate for mental health.

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