Maria J. Guillen

Maria J. Guillen

Program Director

Maria Guillen, a native from Nicaragua, is a program director for the Foundation’s flagship workforce initiative, Reaching New Heights. As one of the program’s star trainees, Guillen landed a job as a personal banker through our program. In her dual role as a trainer and financial services expert, Guillen mentors participants and guides them through the job application process.

Guillen won six consecutive quarterly sales awards with Etelecare Global Solutions now Stream International Global Services Philippines, Inc. In 2013, before relocating to the U.S., she worked as a Montessori teacher.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in business and tourism administration. She has been recognized for her outstanding performance and dedication with the Hispanic community.

In her free time, Guillen enjoys spending time with her family and her cat Churro.