Lissette Molina Wood
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However, Jazzy’s favorite title in the world is “Auntie”. In her spare time, when she’s not doting on her 8 nieces and nephews, (including one on the way), you can often find Jazzy dashing through the airport to her next leisure destination. Jazzy also enjoys exploring vineyards, dancing to Prince music and rooting for everybody black.
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She is currently the coordinator for Multicultural Student Programs (MSP) at Gallaudet University since 2003. MSP is an umbrella program under the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Office of Diversity and Equity for Students. MSP creates a campus environment that encourages the participation of students who are part of racial, ethnic, and international groups.
Ms. Guillermo is the co-founder of the Latino Deaf and Hard of Hearing Association of the Metropolitan DC Area, Inc. She was the vice-president of this organization from 2005 to 2008. She was also the President of the National Council of Hispano Deaf and Hard of Hearing (The new name of this organization is Council de Manos) from January 2013 to Jan 2015. She used to be the vice-president from 2008 – 2012 as well.
She is the Vice-President of the Organization for Equity of Deaf Staff of Color, Gallaudet University since 2015.
In her spare time she enjoys reading books, painting, watching movies and riding a bike to explore the beautiful DC community. She also likes going to restaurants and spending time with her friends and enjoying having good conversations.
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While Kristina loves working hard, she also loves to play hard! She fulfills her passion of traveling, having been to more than 20 countries, by finding ways to travel. Currently, she is in Switzerland for a five month internship, living out her dream of a solo journey of living abroad, even temporarily! She is obsessed with trying new vegan recipes (and eating the yummy results) along with reading mind-provoking books, learning about social justice, practicing mindfulness, and meeting people of different backgrounds.
Kristina feels honored to hold a position on the Deaf Women United Board as the Program Development Chair as she is proud to identify as a Deaf woman and she aspires to inspire others in embracing their identity through different channels through her investment in DWU’s Programming that is provided to Deaf women all over the United States.
Want to learn more? Feel free to email Kristina
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She serves on the Deaf Women United (DWU) board as a conference chair and is on the Phoenix Deaf Women Organization (PDWO) board, Special Projects chair, planning for the #dwuphx2019 conference. She is ecstatic and looking forward to meeting all the wonderful, diverse and extraordinary women that the conference has to offer.
She loves good wine and good company! She LOVES to cook, especially for her friends and family! Most importantly, she loves Jalapeno, her 11 year old Cocker Spaniel to death!
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