Member of the Month

Eliana Cardeño

February 2014 Member Spotlight

 

Age:  27

HYPE Member Since:
  2013

Employer: Central Area Health Education Center, Inc.

Industry/Job Title: Public Health - Health Education Program Manager

What she does: I am the program manager for the health education department at a non-profit organization based out of Hartford. The health education department focuses on providing resources, mentoring, and advocacy to rural and inner city communities in Hartford County. I started as a health educator following my degree in Health Sciences and have continued my work in the public health sector out of a desire to use my health and science background to serve and better our underrepresented communities.


Future Aspirations:
I would like to start a social enterprise that focuses on women's empowerment and healthy lifestyles.

Fun Fact About Eliana: My mom entered me into a lot of beauty pageants while I was growing up. And my biggest pet peeve is tardiness.

Contact Info:
eliana.cardeno@gmail.com