Gabriella Mendez

Living Labs Coordinator

Name:Gabriella Mendez

Hometown: Tishomingo, Oklahoma

College University: Oklahoma State University

HealthCorps Placement: Kingston Elementary/Middle/High School, Kingston, OK

Fun Fact:I back packed through Europe for two months living out of one bag


Gabriella wants to live in a world where everyone can be themselves and express themselves with no judgment.

As the Program Coordinator at HealthCorps, she’seager to cultivate healthy change and a positive impact to children.

Her favorite part about working for HealthCorps is making a difference in students lives.

A native of San Fransisco, California and Tishomingo, OK, she graduated Methodist University in North Carolina with a Bachelors in Biology and has continued to pursue her education through Oklahoma State University in her Masters in Public Health.

Gabriella is most proud of being the first person in her family to graduate from college.

When she’s not doing crossfit or hiking, you can find her playing with her dogs, Remi, George, and Diesel.

Gabriella’s craziest dream/aspiration is becoming a Physician Assistant and working in pediatrics or surgery.


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