Marisol´s strong knowledge of the Latino Community guided her to work for La Alianza Hispana. In May 2000 she joined the organization as the Adult Day Health and Senior Center Program Director where she re-organized and transformed the program receiving the Community and leadership Award from the Northeastern University and NASDA 2nd place at National level for more unique services and best cultural acceptable Adult Daycare program. Following this, she was selected as the new Executive Director of LAH on October 7, 2013.
Marisol has a Master’s Degree in Public Health from Boston University and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Bacteriology with concentration in Microbiology graduating with Cum Laude honors. Marisol has certifications in Healthcare in Developing Countries, Management Methods for International Health and Suicide Prevention among older adults from Boston University and Master Trainer of Chronic Diseases, Stanford University. She is Bilingual, (Spanish & English).
As Executive Director at La Alianza, she utilized all her knowledge and training to rescue the agency from the most severe economic crisis in generations guiding the organization to the road of financial recovery. Her goal is to empower individuals and families, strengthen our communities and help develop the new leaders of the future generations. Her purpose is to serve as an example for women in our communities to help them realize their fullest potential.
Marisol participated in the HEALTH CARE FOR ALL campaign, 2015. She works hard to make possible that all members of society receive health care services. She believes that in order to be healthy, people should have access to a healthy diet, safe places to live, walk, play and a access to good education.
Marisol is also an active member of the State Tax Force on Economic Opportunities, Advisor of My Brother’s Keeper, Greater Boston Latino Network, Latinas Represent and MASDA (Massachusetts Adult Service Day Association), Award winner of NFL Hispanic Heritage leadership, finalist for the nonprofit excellence award in leadership and Next Generation of Executive, class of 2016 and Mother of three lovely girls.
Tel: (617) 427-7175 ext 716