Director of Operations
Erin has 20 years of experience in independent school education, working to push students out of their comfort zones. She is guided by the principle that deep learning occurs when we are vulnerable, engaged in our work, and open to critical conversations.
Roxanne has taught in both private and public schools in Milwaukee, DC, Mexico, and Honduras. She has traveled throughout Central and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.
International Program Coordinator
Originally from Mexico, Ingrid Valdez came to the United States looking for more adventure and experiences in her life. During her time at GYLI, she has coordinated multiple programs in New Mexico and Costa Rica, as well as co-led many school based workshops at public and private schools.