Latinas in Aviation Soaring to Great Heights

When people think about the aviation industry, they tend to visualize flight attendants and aircraft pilots. But the industry is more diverse and dynamic than it appears. Meet four Latinas who are bringing innovation to the aviation industry. Jackie Rios at American Airlines, Oriana Branon (Camacho) at Alaska Airlines, Linda Valdez Thompson at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport and Vania Montero Wit at United Airlines have set the stage for the next generation of Latina leaders in aviation.
By Christine Bolaños

Alina Moran, and Advocate for Health Care

As a woman, a mother and a daughter, Alina Moran, MPA, FAB, Chief Executive Officer, NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan is aware of the importance of health care that focuses on the needs of the community. Her commitment and passion for health care began at a young age while serving as an advocate for her family. Read how through her personal journey, she understands first-hand the impact that health care can have in the Hispanic community.

By Gloria Romano-Barrera

A Second Chance at Life

Hispanic patients currently have a 46 percent likelihood of finding a perfectly matched donor, which means there is a great need for more ethnically diverse donors to join the registry to improve the chances of a patient battling a life-threatening blood disease finding a cure. Meet Briana Donis and Susana Rabaca, two Latinas who share their story of hope and courage.
By Gloria Romano-Barrera

Cars for Latinas to Drive this Summer

How do you find out which is the best car for you? Whether you are brand-loyal or listen to experts or friends for advice on your next car purchase, your car choice will vary on your needs. Check out two vehicles with great features, technologies, and amenities.
By Robert E. Bard


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The National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA). The National Hispanic Medical …