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Canada Guanin Board.

Guanin Canada

Centro Cultural Guanin, Inc.
Registered.:                 2017

Reference Number.:  694788
HST # 10786388 RT 000-

Anna Selgert

Anna Selgert, President

Anna first visited Guanín while studying abroad in 2008. Today, she is President of Guanín Canada and works closely with the team to expand the organization’s impact. 

Caroline McWilliams

Caroline McWilliams, Vice President


Caroline first visited Guanín in 2017 as a nursing student at UConn. She’s now an RN and is pursuing her masters in public health.

Her time at Guanín has inspired a love for global health and most importantly the people of La Piedra.


David Golden, Secretary


David was first introduced to Guanín in 2011 while he was teaching in Santo Domingo. He connected with Guanín and began teaching English to students in La Piedra. Since returning home from the Dominican Republic, he has continued to support fundraising efforts.


Now as a board member for Guanín Canada, he aims to create and maintain relationships between Guanín and international partners in order to support the organization's work supporting students and families in La Piedra.

Elias Severino Hernandez

Elias Severino Hernandez

Executive Director.

Severino is the Founder of Guanín, dedicating nearly two decades of his time to improving his community. Guanín would not be where it is today without his vision, passion, and unyielding commitment.

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