Maria Fernanda Zorrilla

Maria Fernanda Zorrilla

Maria Fernanda Zorrilla works as the WICY Linkage to Care Continuum Specialist at the Westbrook Clinic/ Valley AIDS Council in McAllen, TX. Living in a border town, she was raised in Mexico and the United States. She ascended The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, where she majored in Rehabilitation Services and minored in Medical […]

Liam Warner-Shiffett

Liam Warner-Shiffett

Liam Warner-Shiffett (he/him/his) is a current undergraduate premedical student at Northwestern University where he is majoring in Social Policy and Biology and minoring in Data Science. At Northwestern, Liam is a research aide in Feinberg School of Medicine’s departments of Medical Social Sciences and Pediatrics. His research contributions have been featured in Pediatrics, the official […]

Kedron Pryor

Kedron Pryor

Kedron Pryor joins us as a Program Associate. He is a recent graduate from The LeMoyne-Owen College in Memphis, TN. At LeMoyne-Owen, he majored in Criminal Justice. During his time at LeMoyne-Owen he became involved in many organizations such as student leader, and became a member of the first Black Greek Organization of Alpha Phi […]

Jordan Patrick

Jordan Patrick

Jordan Patrick is an undergraduate senior at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. He is pursuing a double major in Biochemistry with Nutrition as well as Global Health Studies and a double minor in Chemistry and Psychology. Throughout his time at the University of Miami, he established the university’s first Black pre-health organization, […]

Grecia Parra

Grecia Parra

Hello, my name is Grecia Parra. I work with the Valley AIDS Council under Casa Orgullo as the Youth Advocate. One of my roles in Casa Orgullo is to bring families and youth together through our events, presentations, and showing up in different community events. During my time with the Valley AIDS Council, which will […]

Trevon Mcclain-el

Trevon Mcclain-el

My name is Tre’Von Mcclain-el. I was born and raised in the DC metropolitan area. I’m 25 years old, currently ascending Southern New Hampshire University where I study public health and policy. January of 2020 I joined the Damien Ministries staff as a program coordinator where we provide a workforce ready program. I still hold […]

Gillian Kay

Gillian Kay

Gillian Kay joins us as a Youth Initiative Scholar. She is a recent graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, University Park. Gillian graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biobehavioral Health and a minor in Women’s Studies. She is currently working towards completing her Master of Public Health degree in global health. Gillian worked […]

Alfi Joseph

Alfi Joseph

Alfi E. Joseph is currently the Operations Manager at the Southern Black Policy and Advocacy Network (SBPAN). In this role, she utilizes her skills in project management, operational leadership, and public affairs to advance SBPAN’s mission of achieving health equity for Black communities in the U.S. South. Ms. Joseph has a fervent passion for human […]

Ashley Hibbs

Ashley Hibbs

Ashley Hibbs is a recent graduate from Penn State University where she majored in Biobehavioral Health. While at Penn State, Ashley was involved in many organizations like the Biobehavioral Health Society and helped implement a Health Humanities organization on campus. She currently ascends Penn State Hershey Graduate School as a candidate for the MPH program. […]