A Twitter chat is like a meeting on Twitter; it has a specific discussion topic and a scheduled start time. Using the hashtag #MilCents at the end of each tweet, MFAN will ask questions to a group of financial experts.
As a volunteer, Lina worked with Hispanic military organizations, Family Readiness Group and provided community support to EFMP programs. She is very vocal and active in assisting families looking for educational special needs resources.
Lina’s perspective is that, in this age of technology, social media are the primary way for military families to connect and share available resources within our community.
Lina is a graduate of the University of Puerto Rico, with a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. She completed her internship in Dietetics at a VA medical center – San Juan, PR. Lina Irizarry-De La Cruz an Army Veteran Spouse. She currently lives in North Dallas, Texas.