Our Staff

Renato Mendonca, Managing Director

Renato has extensive experience in the hotel industry in different countries, including Chile, Brazil, Australia and Mexico. He has always been very involved in social projects and has now enthusiastically accepted the challenge of leading the governing body of the Los Cabos Boys and Girls Club of B.C.S.

“I have spent my entire adult life in the hospitality industry (…) always involved and aware of projects in the community. It is a great honor for me to be able to contribute my knowledge and experience in helping the Boys and Girls Club of Baja California Sur, and to give back some of the love that Los Cabos has given me and my family…”

Much success!

Ana Lilia González, General Manager

Ana Lilia, Born in Cabo San Lucas, B.C.S., has dedicated more than 30 years to the hotel industry, a period where she had the opportunity to become involved in philanthropy, reaffirming her passion to support the community. She is constantly training to develop skills in innovation and social intervention, project management and strategic planning. Since 2010, she has been part of the volunteer team for the development of social projects for distinguished worldwide hotel brands.

Teresita de Jesus Cortéz, Orientation Coordinator

Teresita was born in Baja California Sur and has a degree in Psychology from the University of Tijuana. Passionate about learning and human beings, she seeks continuous training to support people by providing guidance on mental health. She has a degree  in “Equality and Non-Discrimination in School Coexistence” from the National Human Rights Commission. She is trained in Family Violence Care, Playroom, and Reading Mediation. She has worked in addiction prevention and treatment, and as a community volunteer. She is currently specializing in Child Play Therapy at the Center for Cognitive Psychotherapy. She enjoys the landscapes and sounds of nature.

Silvia Hernández, Vista Hermosa Program Coordinator

Silvia, a Baja California Sur adoptee, has focused her professional activity on community work with groups and participation methodologies focused on human rights, gender, and culture of peace. She has a degree in Psychology from the Universidad National Autonoma de Mexico, She is a Sexuality Educator. Infants and adolescents have been her key populations of a small group of teachers, to grow with them in mutual enrichment.

Erika Paola Muñoz Rodríguez, La Playa Program Coordinator

Erika has a degree in Childhood Pedagogy from the Pontifical Xavierian University of Bogotá and a Master’s degree in Education Research and Development from the Ibero-American University of Mexico City. She has been a teacher in formal and informal education, specializing in teaching writing and reading in Spanish as a mother language,, and has a great interest in reading mediation. In parallel, she has collaborated on different academic research, recently focused on family participation in schools from an inclusion approach. She believes in education as a tool for a change and in the creation of opportunities as a path to contribute to the wished social justice.

Emanuel Madrid, Coach and Administrative Assistant

Emanuel Madrid was born in Mexico City and from a young age discovered his passion for mathematics and sciences. This love of knowledge led him to study a degree in Mathematics at the Metropolitan Autonomous University (UAM-I) and, subsequently, to share his knowledge through conferences and advisory services in the exact sciences division at his own university.

His passion for mathematics led him join the Boys and Girls Club of Baja California Sur with the aim of bringing mathematical knowledge to children and youth and helping others discover their love for this discipline.

He is currently our mathematics coach.