Miriam Parra is a Project Coordinator at ANSIRH and provides administrative and research support on projects that examine the impact of abortion restrictions on women’s lives. Miriam began her career as a Health Educator, developing and facilitating culturally relevant sexual education curriculum for trans-border students living in the Tijuana – San Diego region. She later worked for Planned Parenthood in various roles, including Clinic Coordinator and Client Services Manager. There, she experienced firsthand the real impact that policies have on women’s ability to access health care – specifically paying for abortion services. Miriam received her BA in Literature from the University of California, San Diego.