Telma Menendez

Telma Menendez attended the University of California, Berkeley, where she earned her Bachelors of Arts in Public Health concentrating in Health Policy and Management and Community Health. Telma followed her passion on the value of preventative health through her work at The Wellness Center at the Historic General Hospital, where she worked on connecting underserved community members in Los Angeles County to health resources and advocacy. She is now a 2nd year graduate student for Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health at the University of California, Los Angeles to obtain her Masters of Public Health in the Community Health Science Department. She aims to help families fight for better access to health resources while preventing chronic diseases.