Maira was born in Colima Mexico, has been a Hood River resident since she was 3 years old. She graduated from Hood River Valley High School in 2004. Maira has a Bachelor's in Sociology from Oregon State University (Go Beavs!) Maira spent a few years working with elder disabled adults and was a Medical Assistant for 5 years previous to that. She has enjoyed working with her EOSSB clients and is looking forward to many more years of learning and supporting individuals and families in leading safe, healthy and meaningful lives. Maira firmly believes that kindness changes everything and a smile goes a long way!