Maria Elena Nava was born in a small town in Michoacán, Mexico. She came to Los Angeles at the age of 14 and quickly adapted to California’s bicultural environment. She learned English in a short period of time yet kept her strong Mexican cultural roots very much alive. She is a reflection of the music, the food, the family values and traditions of her Mexican heritage.
Maria’s on- air style is pleasant, appealing and honest. Her show's prime content is based on life itself. On her show, Maria comments on the most relevant current events, relationship issues, the latest on health, beauty tips as well as entertainment news. Her engaging show covers everything that’s important to the listeners of Recuerdo 103.9 FM /98.3 FM. She considers music to be “the universal language” and enjoys getting together with friends to attend a concert or just spend time together having a great time.
Social media is a very important part of her life. Maria uses Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay well informed, socialize and interact with her listeners and followers. Social media allows her to stay in touch with what is relevant and important to her community and the world. In her own words..."I love to see life always in a very positive way, to face the bad moments with hope and be thankful for everyday blessings. That's what I share with my listeners, establishing a very real and personal connection."