Maria Gutierrez Saldana is a Bilingual Family Support Coach for Family Expectations. She gives personalized help to couples in Family Expectations, supports them through the program and connects them to helpful services if needed. She has a bachelor’s degree from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and a master’s from Western Illinois University.
Gutierrez has been with Public Strategies for about four years. She says, “I enjoy connecting with people from different backgrounds, because it helps me to realize that all human beings, no matter their religion, language, race or economic status, have the same dreams: having a healthy family and a decent life.”