Outreach Ambassador

HIV Outreach Ambassador

I was diagnosed with AIDS in September 2000. As a 15 year Survivor I have been able to see the changes that have been made in the HIV community. 

Volunteered for:

  • Valley AIDS Council in McAllen, Texas
  • Thomas Street Clinic in Houston, Texas
  • Family Services of Greater Houston in Houston, Texas
  • Children Protective Services in Houston, Texas
  • Shanti Orange County in Laguna Hills, California
  • University of California Irvine

Member of:

  • Ryan White Planning Council
    • Council Member
    • Chair, Priorities & Allocations Committee
  • Laguna Beach HIV Advisory Committee
    • Committee Member 2014
    • Committee Chair 2015
    • Committee Chair 2016

Worked for:

  • AVES in Houton, Texas

Through the years I have been able to present to; schools, church groups, parent/teacher groups, etc. In the last 3 years, in Southern California, approximately 2000 students have been educated on the Basics of HIV, during the school year.

Targeting High School Seniors, health classes at colleges and universities. Medical student groups.
Bookings for speaking engagements email: danielggarza@hotmail.com with ‘HIV Speaker’ in the subject line.