Miriam Hernández, graduated from the Faculty of Medicine at the Autonomous University of Baja California in 1988. In 1989, she obtained her Professional Title as Surgeon and Midwife. She worked as a General Practitioner for 10 years in Tijuana, B.C., supporting low-income communities. She was Director of the Health Unit of the Community Center of the Universidad Iberoamericana. During this time she designed and implemented Health Promoter Programs. In 2000 she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Science from the United States. She worked 14 years for Providence Health and Human Services as Coordinator, Supervisor and Manager of Development and Training of the Health Promoters Program for the Latino Community. Miriam is currently Visión y Compromiso’s Job Training Manager. She has participated in different advisory groups to carry out the role of the community health promotora in different sectors.