Silvia Muñoz Montero is professionally trained in nursing, and worked in this area with the Secretariat of Health in the state of Quintana Roo, in preventative medicine in different rural communities. Silvia worked as a nurse for the Mexican Red Cross, volunteering her time in fundraising for three years. In 2006, Silvia was selected as a GOJoven Fellow, during which she carried out the implementation of her Leadership Action Plan in a center for juvenile offenders in the state of Quintana Roo, delivering educational workshops around sexual and reproductive health (SRH) issues. In 2007, Silvia received an offer from Population Services International (PSI) to coordinate a project related to issues around youth SSR. This project was funded by the Summit Foundation. Silvia is a Summit Scholarship recipient.
Posted in Mexico 2006.