CONNIE GOMEZ is the creator of Momma of Dos and co-founder of Houston Latina Bloggers. She is a born and raised Texan, where she grew up in a small Texas town near the Mexican border. Gomez moved to Houston in 1999, when she attended the University of Houston, earning a BS in psychology. Currently in the non-profit sector, Gomez works both in and outside the home. She has been featured online on parenting and lifestyle sites and on television and print, where she shares not only her experiences as a working momma, but also tips and ideas on ways to improve personal and family life. She also volunteers for local organizations. Gomez has been asked to create and participate in several nationwide brand campaigns as well as coordinate local promotional events.