Lemuel Manases Mena Vega Lemuel Manases Mena Vega

Lemuel Manases Mena Vega was 22-years old when he became a GOJoven Fellow.  He is a native of Cozumel and one of the founding members of the Park and Museum Foundation, which is dedicated to the conservation and maintenance of ecological parks and habitat in Cozumel. Lemuel has been most active in a project conserving […]

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Justo Rojas López Justo Rojas López

Justo Rojas López was 28-years old when he became a GOJoven Fellow.  He earned his MA in Population and Demographic Development from the Latin-American Faculty of Social Sciences in 2008. His professional experience includes working as chief analyst for the non-profit Observatory for Social Violence and Gender of the Riviera Maya, where he spearheaded studies […]

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Guadalupe Andrea Espinoza Chávez Guadalupe Andrea Espinoza Chávez

Guadalupe Andrea Espinoza Chávez was 27-year old when she was selected as a GOJoven Fellow. She has a BA in Social Communications from Occident University in her native state of Sinaloa, Mexico. She has covered the Cozumel City Council and produced a radio show called “Citizenship Pulse” that covered a range of social and health […]

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Juan Javier Rojas Aguilar Juan Javier Rojas Aguilar

Juan Javier Rojas Aguilar, has been involved in the leadership of Cozumel’s Rotary Club since 2000 and has also volunteered with the local government’s Center for Youth Integration. Javier earned a BA in Commercial Systems from the University of Quintana Roo in Cozumel in 2006. His thesis focused on evaluating indicators for the sustainable development […]

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Carolina Almaraz Román Carolina Almaraz Román

Carolina Almaraz Román was 23-years old when she was selected as a GOJoven Fellow.  Her professional experience includes working as the events coordinator at the Cozumel Office of Youth Services, part of the local municipal government, where she planned special events for youth ages 13 to 30 on tourism, health, and self-esteem. Carolina is actively […]

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