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Inspiring Latina of the Week: Hollywood Stunt Double Alicia Vela-Bailey
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Hollywood Stunt Double Alicia Vela-Bailey
By Latina Staff | 03/25/2014 - 12:30

Looking at Alicia Vela-Bailey's life is like reading about three at the same time. Raised in Oahu, Hawaii, Alicia grew up in an artistic household.


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Inspiring Latina Of The Week: On Air with Ryan Seacrest Senior Producer & Jewelry Designer Patty Rodriguez
Inspiring Latina Of The Week: On Air with Ryan Seacrest Senior Producer & Jewelry Designer Patty Rodriguez
By Janice Llamoca | 03/11/2014 - 12:00

Patty Rodriguez always had her eyes set on the bright lights of entertainment. While not directly under the burning spotlight, the dream-filled L.A.


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Inspiring Latina of the Week: Sketch Comedy Performer & Actor Sofia Gonzalez!
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Sketch Comedy Performer & Actor Sofia Gonzalez!
By Samantha Leal | 03/04/2014 - 13:29

Sofia Gonzalez is one funny lady.


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Anna Maria Chavez
Inspiring Latina Of The Week: Girl Scouts CEO Anna Maria Chavez
By Cristina Arreola | 02/07/2014 - 13:45

Anna Maria Chavez is a Girl Scout in body, soul, mind and spirit.


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Inspiring Latina of the Week: 'Devious Maids' Writer Tanya Saracho
Inspiring Latina of the Week: 'Devious Maids' Writer Tanya Saracho
By Wanda Medina | 01/22/2014 - 11:10

Writing for TV’s Devious Maids marked a big step for this seasoned playwright—and for Latina visibility in Hollywood.


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Inspiring Latina of the Week: Lingerie Line Creator & Entrepreneur Catalina Girald
By Samantha Leal | 01/07/2014 - 11:00

Catalina Girald knows a thing or two about hard work. Born in Colombia, she worked as a mergers and acquisitions attorney for four years, before heading to Stanford to earn her MBA.


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Latinas of the Year: The 14 Most Inspirational Women Of 2013
By Wanda Medina | 12/13/2013 - 11:42

If we learned anything this year, it’s that Latina power is in full effect. From the media to the government, academia to entertainment, our women of the year are playing critical roles.


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Monique Barraza
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Breast Cancer Awareness Advocate Monique Barraza
By Valerie Tejeda | 11/20/2013 - 11:40

Monique Barraza is a breast cancer awareness advocate for the Latina community. After losing her mother to breast cancer back in 2005, Monique started the Abigail Barraza Foundation, an organization that unites Latinas in the fight against breast cancer.


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Jessica Medina
Inspiring Latina of the Week: 'Loving Curves Collective' Founder & CEO Jessica Medina
By Valerie Tejeda | 11/12/2013 - 10:58

Jessica Medina is the Founder and CEO of Loving Curves Collective, a New York-based company and soon-to-be online store, that focuses on empowering and educating women to show off the beauty of their curves. The Dominicana strives encourage women from all ethnic backgrounds to embrace their body and be proud of who they are with events, photo shoots, and weekly video fashion tips.


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