Dolores’ background is in administration and evaluation of education, health, and social services. She has previous experience working with federal and state grants, supervising data collection for the Census and a national research company, and providing services to children and adults with health problems and developmental disabilities. In her free time, she works as a volunteer consultant for various organizations. Since 2012, she has been an education consultant for Planetwalk, a nonprofit environmental awareness organization directed by John Francis, Planetwalker. She enjoys traveling and has lived and worked in Canada, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Panama.