Veronica joined Let Girls Lead in 2009 in the first cohort of Fellows from Guatemala. She became the Country Representative for Guatemala in 2013. As the LGL Country Coordinator, Veronica maintains the LGL network in Guatemala with the 39 Fellows and is the focal point for all grantee organizations. She also helps LGL organize and implement institutional strengthening workshops in the country. Veronica specializes in working with indigenous women and girls and has two young girls of her own. Veronica has a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work with an emphasis on Development from Rafael Landivar University in Guatemala.