Meet the Advisor

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Lina Irizarry-De La Cruz is an Army spouse, a volunteer, and an advocate for individuals with special needs. She currently lives in New Jersey.

As a volunteer, Lina is working actively with the Esposas Militares Hispanas USA Armed Forces and supporting the Family Readiness Group Meals on Wheels program for families who need help due to a medical or family emergency. She is also an employment specialist for Corporate America Supports You and the Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (CASY-MSCCN).

It is Lina’s perspective that, in this era of technology, social platforms are the primary way for military families to connect.

Lina is a graduate of the University of Puerto Rico, with a bachelor’s degree in nutrition and dietetics. She completed her dietetics internship at a VA medical center. Lina also has eight years of experience as a pharmaceutical sales representative.