1st Book in Planned Military Aviation Travel Adventure Series, From Woman Veteran and Latina

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NOTICIAS TELEMUNDO - "Una latina veterana de las fuerzas armadas homenajea a sus compañeros caídos"


Seattle Times - "Hugs and kisses, deferred: Pandemic cuts physical contact"


International Business Times, "Coronavirus Aftermath: Telecommuting To Become More The Norm For Businesses, Schools?"




Associated Press story: "Military Veteran Entrepreneurs Celebrate Completion of Startups Program Powered by Bunker Labs/WeWork" 


WeWork Finding Your Mission 


 "Capitán Mamá," Member Profile in Costco Connection 


USA Today: "Diverse children's books need more visibility"


Turlock Journal:  "Dutcher celebrates biliteracy with inspirational speaker"   


NBC News 

     "Here Are Some of the 18th Annual Intl Latino Book Awards Winners" 

     "On Memorial Day, Latino Veterans Honor Fallen Friends, Family"

    "Holiday Gift Guide: Here's Some Great Latino Books for Kids, Teens"

     "What July 4th Weekend is to Me" - contributed essay

     "No Latino children’s literature in annual book list – again"

    "5 children’s biography books for Hispanic Heritage Month"

      "Air Force veteran inspires through book, 'Good night Captain Mama'"


National Public Radio 

     "Military Women Combat Challenges in Service"

     "Navigating Military Service, Parenting And The Brass Ceiling"

     "Latino Children's Literature That Should Top Lists"  

     "Diverse Summer Reading Picks For Kids"   Download mp3 file HERE.    


Voz de América  Studio 45 (Washington D.C. radio interviews)

     "Veterana de Fuerza Aérea de EE.UU. acerca los veteranos a los escolares" 

     "Veterana hispana triunfa en la batalla de la vida"  


KGO-TV (ABC San Francisco) news feature "East Palo Alto School introduces girls to aviation" - Women of Aviation Week


Telemundo news story (in Spanish) featuring girls getting their first-ever plane ride - Women of Aviation Week 


CNN en español, "DirectoUSA: Latino en América"  TV Interview with Juan Carlos Lopez for Veterans Day


Fox News Latino, "Latina Veterans proud to finally see all combat jobs open to women"


Estrella TV alDia, Channel 42, San Francisco (Spanish) 


Veterans Administration Blog: Women Veteran Leaders Honored as “Champions of Change"


Windsor Now! - "Severance Middle School students learn from local author"


The Independent - "Women Veterans Honored at LPC," event video recap here.


Whitworth University NewsWhitworth alumna recognized by White House for military service and entrepreneurship 


Bay Area San Jose Mercury News "Hayward Latina veteran works to change perceptions"



See all ARCHIVED media interviews and news releases here