The Heart of Health Equity Ep.4 – Karla Monterroso

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, host Ashlei A. Rodgers and Karla Monterroso, founder and managing partner of Brava Leaders, have a candid conversation about Latinidad. Hear them talk about power, microaggression in the workplace, colorism (anti-Blackness & anti-Indigeneity) in the Latinx community, and Karla’s new life as a COVID longer-hauler.

Contact Karla via Twitter (@karlitaliliana) & Medium (Karla L. Monterroso)

Karla’s Reading Recommendations
  1. The Power Manual: How to Master Complex Power Dynamics by Cyndi Suarez
  2. The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart by Alicia Garza
  3. Eyes to the Wind: A Memoir of Love and Death, Hope and Resistance by Ady Barken
  4. Dying of Whiteness – How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America’s Heartland by Jonathan Metzl
  5. Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World by Laura Spinney
  6. The Atlantic – Long-Haulers are Fighting for their Future by Ed Yong
  7. The Atlantic – Long-Haulers are Redefining Covid-19
  8. Code Switch Podcast – Why The Coronavirus Is Hitting Black Communities Hardest


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