Meal Train Captain
Paola was born and raised in Bogota, Colombia. She moved to Sarasota, FL when she was 15. She learned English and finished high school there.
Right after graduation she moved to Tampa to go to USF. She completed a bachelors in nursing and met the love of her life, Javier, while both were attending a dorm Bible study. A little after finishing her degree she married Javier.
Paola worked for Tampa General Hospital for 4 years as a registered nurse in the cardiovascular department. She loved working with the eldery during those years.
Paola is a mother of 2 (Lucas and Noemi) and is very passionate about taking full time care of them and teaching them about God's love and grace for everyone.
She joined stroller strides in May 2013 and loveeesss it so very much.
One of the things she likes the most about Stroller Strides is the sense of community the group radiates and how easy it is to make friends there.