KS Community Health Worker Coalition

Guadalupe Tredway

Guadalupe Tredway was born in Mexico City where her passion for helping people started. In 1990, she became a nurse in Mexico City and started working with the community at one of the public children’s hospitals in the city with the preventive care department. At the same time, Guadalupe volunteered at a domestic violence shelter giving health related resources and presentations and support to the victims  In 2004, Guadalupe came to North Carolina, not knowing any English, she became an ESL student at the local Community Center,  Guadalupe became the support and advocate of those who were more vulnerable and soon enough became a leader in her community.   In 2007, Guadalupe got married and moved to Kansas City, MO In 2014, Guadalupe started working with the Community Health Council  In 2016 Guadalupe got a position as a Community Health Worker with KC CARE Clinic and the Community Health Council of Wyandotte County working with the undeserved, population.