Patria Alguila
Program Coordinator
MHP Salud

Patria Alguila has been the Program Coordinator for MHP Salud since July 2014. She provides capacity building assistance to Migrant/Community Health Centers and other groups that develop promotora programs. In her previous position as a lead community health worker (CHW), she provided one-on-one health risk assessment and education regarding chronic diseases, nutrition, and exercise. She also supervised two CHWs and has worked with other community health organizations to provide HIV/AIDS testing and counseling. 

Ms. Alguila currently serves as the co-chair of the Florida Community Health Worker Coalition. She received her BA in organizational communications with a minor in sociology from the University of Central Florida.