Diana Guttierez, Health Education and Outreach Program Manager, joined the team in 2012. Currently, she oversees the Community Health Education and Outreach Program.
She has a background in medicine and public health as a former medical
practitioner, professor and researcher in Mexico.
Diana has worked extensively
with Community Health Workers or Promotoras de Salud, both in Mexico and the
U.S and is responsible for the coordination of the Lake County Community Health
Workers Partnership, whose mission is to improve health literacy and navigation
for medically under-served and at-risk populations in Lake County through
building capacity and utilization of Community Health Workers. Diana also develops community
partnerships with other organizations. Diana is originally from Mexico, and is bilingual in English and Spanish.