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Gilda Montenegro-Fix is a Costa Rican adventurous world traveler and global citizen.

She represented her country in two Olympic Games (Barcelona ‘92 and Atlanta ‘96), in the sport of whitewater slalom kayak, being the only woman from all Latin America to compete in this discipline.

Gilda studied Psychology at the University of Costa Rica, she worked as a bilingual/bicultural specialist with multicultural low-income families for 10 years in Hawaii and then Medford, and later became a certified trainer in Cultural Competency by the Cross-Cultural Healthcare Program in Seattle (a pioneer in the field). She is an Associate Cultural Agility Trainer with Luminary Communications and has been part of the Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Workgroup of So Health-E, Southern Oregon’s Health Equity Coalition since it's inception. She is also currently an Oregon Certified Medical Interpreter.

Ms. Montenegro-Fix is the owner and founder of Celebrate Diversity! a consulting and training firm in Cultural Agility. Having worked in the fields of outdoor leadership, social work, early childhood, family support, cross-cultural communication and Diversity and Inclusion, she is passionate about facilitating understanding, cultivating harmony and building bridges that connect us all.

For larger group training or for specific needs, Celebrate Diversity contracts with additional professional trainers/consultants that have been carefully selected.