Staff Profile: Laura Hernandez

Laura Hernandez, Bilingual Screening Navigator 

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Laura is our Bilingual Screening Navigator. Starting as a volunteer in 2015, she became part of the staff in October of 2016. As you can tell, Laura is currently the youngest staff member DBCC has. Working from the Wilmington office, Laura does scheduling and translating for the State of Delaware’s Women’s Mobile Health Screenings Van. She also helps out with outreach events, and occasionally helps out in the Development Department. Born in Mexico, but raised in the U.S, Laura is fluent in both English and Spanish, making her our third bilingual staff member. Laura graduated from Delcastle Technical High School as a certified Cosmetologist in 2016. She is currently a student at the University of Delaware; where she anticipates graduating in May of 2020 with a bachelor in accounting. Laura aspires to become a Certified Public Accountant one day. When she’s not studying, Laura enjoys taking long naps, going for coffee runs, and being a dog mom to a three year old terrier mix named Toby.

To contact Laura, please email her at lhernandez@debreastcancer.org

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Staff Profiles: Beth Krallis

Beth Krallis, Communications Director 

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Beth Krallis, our Communications Director joined DBCC in September 2013. Working from our Wilmington office she manages the promotional activities of the DBCC’s programs and services, fundraising initiatives, and breast cancer advocacy. She also oversees the design and production of marketing materials including press releases, brochures, audio-visual materials/presentations and media communications. In addition, Beth coordinates all social media activities and assists with special events, partnership events, and other duties as required. Born and raised in Oceanside, New York. Beth moved to Delaware in 2005 to attend the University of Delaware where she majored in International Relations with minors in History and Economics. She graduated in 2008 and moved to Wilmington. Today, she lives in Wilmington with her husband, Chris.  Beth loves the beach, reading, tomatoes, animals and hashtags.

To contact Beth, please email her at bkrallis@debreastcancer.org 

DBCC Staff Profile: Migdalia Garduno

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Migdalia is our Bilingual Outreach and Screening Coordinator. She has been working for DBCC since 2014, starting as an intern she quickly settled as a full time employee. Working from our Wilmington office, she does outreach for New Castle County, and also translates for Hispanic patients on the Women’s Mobile Health Screening Van. Born in Philadelphia and raised in Mexico, she is fluent in English and Spanish, making her our second bilingual staff member. She graduated from Wilmington University in 2015 with B.A. in Behavioral Science.  Migdalia currently lives in Newark, DE with her husband Rey, their expected daughter Alessandra Ines, and their three dogs, Lalis, Romeo, and Bella.  

To contact Migdalia, please email her at mgarduno@debreastcancer.org

 

Staff Profiles: Eliza Mohler

Eliza Mohler, Development Coordinator 

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Eliza Mohler joined DBCC in June 2017 as Development Coordinator. She is responsible for managing fundraising projects and special events, including community partnerships. As a long-time Delaware resident, Eliza is excited to use her 20 years of non-profit experience to help support women in her home state. She lives in Claymont with her husband and rescue dog, and in her spare time, she enjoys music, film, and writing.

To contact Eliza, please email her at emohler@debreastcancer.org    

Staff Profile: Midline Estimable

Midline Estimable, Bilingual Community Outreach Manager

 

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Midline is our Bilingual Community Outreach Manager, and started working for DBCC in 2017. Working from our Rehoboth office, part-time and in the Nanticoke Cancer Center in Seaford, Midline manages outreach events in the Sussex County.  Midline is one of four bilingual staff members. Born in Haiti, Midline is fluent in both English and Creole. Midline emigrated from Haiti into the United States at the age of four. She later graduated from Wesley College in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts. She now has a son named Jordan who she says is the joy of her life.

To contact Midline, please email her at mestimable@debreastcancer.org

Staff Profile: Kelly Paustian

Kelly Paustian, Office Manager/HR

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Kelly with her husband Nate, and son Jackson at Longwood Gardens.  

Kelly Paustian has been at DBCC since August of 2009 when she started out as an Administrative Assistant in our Wilmington office.  Today, she is the agency’s Office Manager/HR Specialist and is the self-described, “Girl who has her hand in a little bit of everything”.  Kelly assists with grants and volunteers, oversees the agency’s partnerships, serves as the liaison between the Board of Trustees and the agency, manages human resources, coordinates meetings and events, and more. Kelly graduated from the University of Delaware in 2004 with a B.A in Sociology. Aside from that, Kelly is a proud wife to Nate, and mom to their son, Jackson, born September, 2016.  Mira, a 75lb shepherd/husky mix rounds out their family.  Kelly is also involved with the Wilmington Drama League, a local community theater, where she directs children’s plays.

To contact Kelly, please email her at kpaustian@debreastcancer.org