506 West 14th Street, Suite A
Austin, TX 78701
Daniela Nuñez is a Grassroots Organizer working for CU’s Safe Patient Project in our Austin office. She communicates with activists, volunteers, and organizations across the country working for a safer, higher quality health care system. She is also the lead blogger for “The Dirty Truth,” CU’s patient safety blog. Since she joined CU in November 2007, Daniela has organized media events for CU’s Cover America Tour and has played an active role in CU’s social networking team.
Daniela developed a passion for organizing while studying at the University of Notre Dame. She organized on-campus animal rights campaigns and volunteered for several other social justice and political campaigns over four years. During her summers home in Austin, TX, Daniela organized for the Save Our Springs Alliance, advocating for the protection of Barton Springs and the Edwards Aquifer. She interned for two U.S. Congressional lawmakers: Representative Lloyd Doggett (TX) and Senator Evan Bayh (IN). In 2007, Daniela earned a B.A. in Political Science and English.
A native of Austin, TX, Daniela enjoys local activism, live music, film, blogs and ingenious social networks.