Ms. Oller develops communications and public relations initiatives to advocate for healthcare reform on behalf of SOMOS network providers and the communities they serve. She will continue to lead SOMOS Community Care’s Integrated Outreach programs that inform, educate and empower individuals and families about the importance of preventive health care and making healthier lifestyle choices.
Ms. Oller has received five Emmys, two “Gracies” from the Alliance for Women in Media, and the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for journalism, and was named by Hispanic Business Magazine as one of the 100 Most Influential Hispanic Personalities in the United States. Most recently, Ms. Oller was Executive Director of the Joseph A. Unanue Latino Institute at Seton Hall University where she worked closely with higher education administration and students to extend the reach of the Institute beyond Seton Hall campus. Particularly noteworthy was her success in establishing partnerships with the corporate sector, private philanthropists, and community-based organizations.
Ms. Oller received a B.A. in Finance from the University of Puerto Rico and a B.A. Summa Cum Laude in Media Studies and Interpersonal Communications from Hunter College. At Seton Hall, she obtained her Graduate Certificate in Non-Profit Management. She also attended the Institute of Culinary Education, specializing in Latin American, Mediterranean cuisine, and healthy cooking.