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Our Team

We accomplish our work through the efforts of a great team!

ASOEMPO (Guatemala)

Asociación Empoderamiento (ASOEMPO) is a registered non-profit in Guatemala. We seek to empower girls in the protected tropical rainforest region of Rio Dulce, Guatemala through programs that build self-esteem and open access to education.

ASOEMPO Board of Directors

Board members pictured left to right: Vicepresident, Amalia de Paz; President, Graciela Macz; Treasurer, Ana Pop; Board Member, Ana Elizabeth Ac; Secretary, Ingrid Chub; Board Member, Stephanie Chub; Board Member, Maria Cristina Xol. Not pictured: Board Members, Luisa Yat and Emma Rosa Mejia

 

ASOEMPO Staff

Sonia Lemus, Co-founder, Girls Program Leader, Secondary School Teacher

Sonia Yessenia Lemus Caal

Co-founder, Manager, Fundraising & Partnership Development

Heidy Eloida Jor Figueroa

Bookkeeper

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Beverly Yamileth Maas Bo

School Counselor & Project Coordinator

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Sandy Angelica Tux Catun

School Teacher

Lesly Merary Alarcón Martínez

School Teacher

Eugenio Choc, School Bus Driver

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School Boat Driver

Erik Zolorsano, School Bus Driver

Erik Zolorsano

School Boat Driver

ASOEMPO General Assembly / Community Representatives

Lagunitas: Mirna Xol Xi & Magdalena Caal de la Cruz; Creek Jute: Matilde Cac; Nueva Generación: Julia Ac Chocoj & Rosario Shol; La Angostura: Ana Pop Pop & Santos Pop Holom; Barra de Lampara: Beverly Yamileth Maas Bo y Sandy Angelica Tux Catún; Piedra Pintada: Guadalupe Xi & Josefa Maxz; El Cedro: Blanca Estela Pop Cholom & Luisa Yat Choc; Plan Grande Tatin: Yosselyn Rossana Coc Coc & Maria Cristina Xol Pop; Creek Maya: Ericka Coc & Graciela Macz; Totzbiyal: Ingrid Auxiliadora Chub Caal & Telma Maas Caal

GirlsEmpo (US)

GirlsEmpo is a US-based 501c3 all-volunteer non-profit organization. We support ASOEMPO in empowering girls through fundraising, partnership development, and financial management capacity building and support.

GirlsEmpo Board of Directors

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Anne M Richey

President & Founder

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Leslie Paulson

Secretary

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Tina Mishveladze

Treasurer

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Emma Mejia

Grants Manager & Financial Management Advisor to ASOEMPO

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Jeannie Zielinski

Strategy & Operations Advisor to ASOEMPO

Kathy Deener

Board Member

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D Scott Davis

Board Member