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Gabriella Mendez's Profile

Name:

Gabriella Mendez

HealthCorps Program Coordinator

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Contact Info:

Email:

gmendez@kingstonisd.org

About Me

Educational History:

I graduated high school from Tishomingo High School in 2013. I received a Bachelor of Science from Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC where I majored in Biology with a focus in Chemistry. I am currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Public Health from Oklahoma State University with a focus in Rural Health. 

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Science

Master of Public Health Candidate

CK-12 Certified Educator

Certified Atlantis Fellowship Intern

Current Position:

HealthCorps is a national nonprofit founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz to create a healthier generation of young people. Kingston students have a unique opportunity to participate in the HealthCorps Living Labs program. Through HealthCorps, and with the financial support of the Chickasaw Nation, a recent college graduate with a passion for health and wellness has been placed in Kingston High School to carry out unique in-school programming. Using peer mentoring to deliver a progressive curriculum in nutrition, fitness, and mental strength, the Kingston High School HealthCorps Coordinator empowers our students and our community to make healthier choices. Kingston HealthCorps Coordinator, Gabriella Mendez, hosts
a club meeting every Wednesday at lunch for all students to get involved in
 making Kingston a healthier community. For more information email Ms. Mendez at gabriella.mendez@healthcorps.org.