Stroger Legal Advocate
Bianca Herrera is the Stroger Legal Advocate, located at RVAs Stroger Hospital satellite office. Bianca is a recent graduate of the University of Illinois-Chicago, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Public Health with a minor in Spanish Language and Culture. Through her academic work in Public Health, she focused on health disparities with the intention of pursuing a career that allows her to be involved in the community. She worked with Peers to Allies, where she developed a framework of violence prevention and how systems of oppression such as racism and sexism play into interpersonal and social violence that coincides well with our mission and work. She has also volunteered with the University of Illinois-Chicago Campus Advocacy Network. Bianca is able to offer services in English and Spanish.