about doris benavides:
Doris Benavides is JRJI's Director of Operations. She comes from the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, where she worked six years, first as a staff writer/reporter for The Tidings/Vida Nueva newspapers, and then as Media Affairs Specialist/Senior Writer for the Communications Department/Media Relations Office. The prior 15 years she held different editorial positions at secular media outlets in Mexico and the United States. She volunteered with JRJI for more than three years, facilitating and helping plan retreats at different detention institutions for juveniles and adults.