• Foto de María Teresa Fernández

    Law degree from the Complutense University of Madrid. Career officer, of the Corps of Graduates, legal specialty, of the Board of Extremadura since 1997.

    Currently, Technical Advisor of the Royal Board of Disability, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Social Rights and Agenda 2030, whose purpose is the promotion and defense of the rights of persons with disabilities. Organization dedicated to generating knowledge, a link between different actors of society working for inclusion. This organization has a commitment to train and raise awareness, from the perspective of the International Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

    In the past, she has worked as a civil servant in four different Administrations and in positions of different profiles and competencies.

    She began her career as Legal Advisor of the General Directorate of Industry, Energy and Mines and managed the Human Resources of the Ministry of Economy and Industry of the Junta de Extremadura between the years 1997 and 2002.

    She then served on the Board of Communities of Castilla La Mancha between 2002 and 2005, as an Inspector of Services Analyst in the General Directorate of Quality of Services of the Ministry of Public Administration.

    Since that year and for a period of 10 years she has served in the General Directorate of Human Resources of the Ministry of Health of the Community of Madrid, being appointed in 2009 Deputy Director General of Planning, Selection and Provision.

    In June 2015, she joined the General State Administration, as Head of the Programs and Activities Area of ​​the Royal Patronage on Disability, to, on July 1, 2016 be appointed Technical Advisor of this body, since she occupies the present.