Paula St John is the Education and Community Outreach Manager with the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance and has been with the organization for 7 years.  In her position, Paula provides oversights for the organization’s education programs, coordinates and attends outreach events, and is responsible for the annual conference for professionals in brain injury, 2 consumer and family conferences, lunch and learn seminars, and brain injury basics classes.  Paula is originally from Chile and earned two degrees there; she first graduated as an ESL teacher from Universidad Metropolitana de la Educación and later, she obtained a master’s degree in education from Universidad Mayor in Santiago, Chile.