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Ruby Mendoza, RN, BSN, BA

Ruby serves our Spanish and English speaking families. She originally grew up in the Central Coast of California and graduated from UCLA. For many years she worked with injury claims and volunteered as a Spanish/English interpreter at a few public hospitals. She then moved to NC to attend UNC Chapel Hill’s nursing program. During her time there, she became an active member of UNC Hospital’s free Doula program, which is where her passion in maternal/infant health started. She also worked at the Duke’s Pediatric Cardiac ICU for a short time before coming on board with Durham Connects. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her dog Leo, working out, and traveling the world.