Fanny Mairena, latina woman living and working in New York City as a successful systems support engineer. She has been able to climb the ranks of a male-dominated field by applying lessons of persistence, knowledge-seeking, self-reliance learned from an early age as a child in the Dominican Republic.
Her passion and dedication to the Latina community carries on. She is committed to helping her community, this has led her to become a committee member and contributing author of upcoming Today’s Inspired Latina Book Volume II. Today’s Inspired Latina — a book of inspirational life stories of success in the face of adversity. Benefitting the Fig Factor Foundation, a non-profit organization which is focused on helping young women become future leaders. .
Her successful life journey which is presented on Today’s Inspired Latina book series, is constantly evolving open to help and provide innovative opportunities for Latina women — as a minority and a woman (twice blessed!) she faced many challenges–or, better still, opportunities—she engage her vision at every opportunities she is presented with. The success that came her way motivated her even more. She is an amazing mother of three wonderful children, she enjoys a good tennis match and in her spare time Fanny loves to play tennis on the weekend. You can get her full story here