Paula is a recent addition to Avenue CDC, joining in April 2018. She is part of the Housing Recovery Center team serving as a Home Repair Navigator.
Previous to joining Avenue, Paula worked at Wesley Community Center as the Senior’s Program Coordinator and most recently as a Harvey Relief Disaster Case Manager.
Paula is a dual citizen of Colombia and the U.S. She move to Houston in 2012 after getting married and is now raising her two children.Previous to moving to the U.S, Paula worked in her home country in higher education and Public Diplomacy, at the Universidad Militar and the South Korean Embassy in Bogota. She has an B.A in International Relations and a Masters in Fundraising. Paula enjoys living in Houston and embracing its diversity. She is dedicated to contributing to the well-being and progress of its residents and the community as a whole.