Rebecca Kronick PhD
Is a native Antigueña with a PhD in Educational Development from Osaka University in Japan. She has experience working with various organizations such as the EU, UN, & USAID. Her international experience is extensive, and she has held various international fundraisers that have helped improve schools in Guatemala and Kenya.
Licda. Lourdes González ("Sisi")
Is a psychologist with a degree from the University of San Carlos in Guatemala City and has been part of the CasaSito family since 2008. Currently she is the Operations Manager and heads the Youth Development Program. She is also the Guatemalan agent for Give Kids a Chance, one of CasaSito´s Partner Foundations.
Licda. Miriam Valle ("Mimi")
She graduated from University of San Carlos in 2007 with a degree in psychology. She is currently the Youth Development Program Coordinator for Sacatepeques. Before joining CasaSito she worked in Guatemalan NGO educational projects and in ´Escualas Abiertas´ directly with children from low-income and at-risk families.
Licda. Cristina Rivera
She is an expert in individual, family and community care targeted at children, adolescents, youth and adults through a participatory methodology. She has contributed to community conflict resolution, organizational strengthening, Recovery of Historical Memory and implementation of Protection for Children and Adolescents.
Lic. José Marcos de la Cruz
Rural YDP Coordinator
Joined the CasaSito team in August 2013 as the Youth Development Program Coordinator for Alta Verapaz and Quiche. A psychologist and vocational counselor, José graduated from University of San Carlos. His experience is in the fields of education, psycho-pedagogy, and emotional counseling, and working with educational institutions in the region.
Licda. Lucy Morales
Rural Program Social Worker
A social work who graduated from the University Rafael Landivar, and became part of the CasaSito team in July 2015. Her work experience includes assessments for local rural development research and projects.
He provides office support to the entire staff, and is also the Math Club teacher. He is an electrician by profession. He is currently a CasaSito scholar and is studying math and physics at Rafael Landívar University.
Rural YDP General Asistant
Is a Q'eqchi' Mayan, a student in education and social sciences at University of San Carlos, and passionate about education and social-rural development.
Work-Study Scholar / YDP Assistant
Hector is our Work-study scholar assisting our youth development program. He is currently in his first year of university studying Graphic Design.
Work-Study Scholar / Admin Assistant
Andrea is our work-study scholar in administration. She is currently in her first year of university, studying business administration and tourism.
CasaSito USA Admin Volunteer
Secretary of USA Board
The secretary of the association, lives in Austin, with his wife and 2 daughters. He has been with CasaSito since the beginning helping with the general administration of the association in the United States.