Social leader and human rights defender in the region of Barrancabermeja, Santander and Magdalena Medio. His vocation has been to protect, promote and guarantee the human rights of families who are victims of the armed conflict, in the whole area of land restitution and the defence of health, as well as human rights defenders and social leaders who are in a state of defencelessness as a result of the daily violence in his country, his region of Magdalena Medio and his district of Barrancabermeja. Throughout his career as a human rights defender, he has faced threats, monitoring, displacement, persecution, harassment and accusations by illegal armed groups.
Currently, at the Corporación Integrada para la Defensa de los Derechos Humanos, Sociales, Políticos, Políticos, Culturales, Ambientales y Empresariales de Colombia - CORPOINDH, his work focuses on working hand in hand with communities affected by the armed conflict, providing support, advice and accompaniment in the process of land restitution. It is also dedicated to raising awareness of the health problems faced by these communities, fighting for access to quality health services and respect for their rights, and liaising with national, departmental and municipal entities and authorities.