Meet Our Partners
None of Encuentro’s work would be possible without the generous support of our allies
Claudia is the Director of the University of New Mexico, Community Health Worker Initiatives (CHWI). In that capacity she has developed, piloted and evaluated projects and tools aimed at integrating Community Health Workers (CHW’s) into the work force. Before working for UNM, Claudia was the co-founder and executive director for 14 years of Enlace Comunitario (EC), an Albuquerque non-profit serving Latino immigrant victims of domestic violence and engaging in community development efforts. Ms. Medina has a Law Degree, an M.A. in Family Studies and an M.A. in Latin American Studies with a concentration in Community Planning.