From a girl born in The Dominican Republic who couldn’t speak a word of English to a Masters degree in Communication to host of one of the most-watched programs on Univision, Sal y Pimienta, Lourdes Stephen has seen many of her goals accomplished. In this short video, she touches on the road to them, and how the pain of her mother’s death was transformed to strength and a determination to succeed.

Positively Positive interviewed Lourdes Stephen at the 12th Annual Latin GRAMMY®s official backstage gift lounge by Distinctive Assets.