Lisa Fernandez, RN

Founder/Director Wisconsin/Nicaragua Wheelchair Project

Lisa Fernandez, RN Lisa Fernandez has been a registered nurse on the inpatient orthopedic unit at UW Hospital and Clinics in Madison, Wisconsin for 17 years. She has two grown children.. She made her first trip to Nicaragua in 1999, and her life has never been the same. Nicaragua is now her second home, and she has a lifelong commitment to doing whatever she can to empower the people there. She recently received her Capstone Certificate in Global Health at UW Madison and hopes to expand her abilities to contribute to global health and social justice worldwide.

Favorite quote:
Do all the good you can,
By all the means you can
In all the ways you can
In all the places you can
To all the people you can
As long as ever you can.
- John Wesley

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