CREATE for STEM Institute
Team Member Bio
Maria Salinas is the Project Coordinator for Health in Our Hands (HiOH). She received her Masters in Health Education in 2012 from the University of Michigan - Flint. Maria has 9 years of experience working with Flint and Genesee County parents, teachers, administrators, students and community partners. In previous roles, Maria provided support to the Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Grant to promote health careers to Flint Area School Students. Another project Maria supported was the Neff Center for PLACE-Based Education. This project supported the placement of student teachers into the Beecher Community School District and provided college readiness activities for students 7th - 12th grade.