About The Coaches

As a Certified Health Coach, we can show you simple steps that will help you take charge of your health and achieve optimal wellness.

Antonio Martinez

Mr. Antonio Moises Martinez currently serves the City of El Paso Be Well Program as Health Project Coordinator. As a coordinator and Certified Health Coach, he believes in helping and supporting our El Paso community to move towards wellness. His interest in becoming a health coach came from developing coaching skills while rearing three beautiful children. His educational background consists of a Master of Science in Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences. Prior to the City, Mr. Martinez served as Program Director for Aliviane, Inc., where he oversaw the Prevention Resource Center for Region 10 and the Advocates for Prevention Coalition. Before serving at Aliviane, Mr. Martinez served the Latino Alcohol & Health Disparities Research Center (LAHDR) as Program Manager where he supervised all grant activities, co-developed research plans, assisted in event planning, fostered collaborations with organizations, and assisted with training dissemination. Before his involvement with LAHDR, he was working part-time in the Department of Psychology with Dr. Wiebe as a Research Assistant in his lab where he gained research experience and understanding of cognitive behavior therapy. Concurrently, Mr. Martinez served the City of El Paso Department of Public Health as a Surveillance and Prevention Specialist where he identified notifiable conditions and developed reports documenting STD trends. Before the City of El Paso, he worked for the local AIDS Service Organization as Director of Programs where he gained experience in providing social services and advocacy. Before working for seven years in the field of HIV/AIDS, he built his early involvement in the area of pharmaceuticals by working in hospital pharmacies for six years where he gained experience in patient assistance programs, outpatient, and inpatient pharmacies. Mr. Martinez has been trained in different evidence-based strategies and other public health topics.

Antonio Martinez
Kayla McLaughlin-Mock

Kayla McLaughlin-Mock

Mrs. Kayla McLaughlin-Mock currently serves the City of El Paso Be Well Program as a Certified Health Coach. She has a passion for helping community members walk their own path toward wellness. She believes each person has their own experiences, goals, motivations, and interests that create their health journey. She strives to encourage and educate the community on health and wellness not only to add years to life but to add life to years. She received her Bachelors of Science in Health Promotion from the University of West Florida where she interned at the Florida Department of Health focusing on promoting healthy and active lifestyles for children and families. While in school she worked for the Student Wellness Center as a Health Educator concentrating on sexual health, alcohol use, and stress management. Following graduation, she held the position of Health Educator for the Oklahoma State Department of Health providing sexual health, nutrition, physical activity, and infant safety education programs. Mrs. McLaughlin-Mock also holds the credential, Certified Lactation Counselor, through the Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice.