Johana Berroa de Lara (Dioglis Berroa)
Johana, a native of the Dominican Republic, serves as the leader of the social work site in Mata Gorda. She began working for Students International in 2004 when she started the preschool in Mata Gorda, later moving on to start a preschool in Los Higos. She enjoys working with the women and children of Mata Gorda where she loves to minister the word of God with activities such as crafts, birthday celebrations, retreats, and spa days.
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