Nelly was raised in Mexico City and has a BA in Accounting. After getting married, she moved to New York City in 2001.
In March 2019 she joined the NYCHC. She is a Hemophilia B carrier and has 2 children. Her youngest son Mateo has mild hemophilia B. She and her family had been part of the community for several years.
Nelly has participated and organized events for elementary and middle school children and has been a volunteer for many years.
She has worked in banking and she is very excited to be part of the NYCHC. She is looking forward to invite the Latino Community to have a strong participation in our Chapter as she speaks Spanish too.