Mayela joined the former SEDE office in Fall 2018 as a Student Liaison for the community engagement projects of ExCELR (Experiential Community Engaged Learning and Research) and ASB (Alternative Spring Break. Before that, she worked as a Logistics Assistant and Coordinator of a gender-based violence prevention program in her country, Mexico. Mayela has graduated with her M.A. in Counselling Psychology in Winter of 2020 and is looking forward to completing her licensing,
At the Branches team, she has worked to create a map of Indigenous initiatives within McGill and assist in the development of the IMPRESS program for Indigenous CEGEP students. Currently, she is working on the Pen Pal Project, Pick Your Path, and IMPRESS.
Email: outreach.branches [at] mcgill.ca