Mayela was born in San Antonio but grew up primarily in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico. Her keen curiosity of healthcare and the desire to help in any way possible inspired her to pursue her BA in Global Public Health. In December 2020, she graduated with her MBA in Healthcare Administration and a minor in Human Resources.
Mayela has corporate healthcare experience including building new employee training manuals and creating processes to monitor patient care experiences. She also volunteers for healthcare events with the American Heart Association to promote a healthy lifestyle. Mayela has found the opportunity to inspire optimism and reassurance when patients need it the most as the most motivating part of her position. She takes pride in being a part of Dr. Potter’s team, and you might find her gloating about the team’s efficiency! When she’s not at work, she enjoys trying new restaurants, staying active outdoors and spending time with her family.