The Refugio Mazatlán Team
Meet our team members who work to help Mazatlán children become productive, healthy members of society.
Bere was born in Mazatlán, Sinaloa and currently lives there with his wife and two children. He studied philosophy and theology for a career as a priest and is now the director of Refugio Mazatlán. His vision is to teach the boys in the home by being a role model in the way he thinks, speaks and acts.
Estefany was born in Mazatlán, Sinaloa and currently lives there with her husband and three children. She has a Social Work degree and cares for the children, helping them with their homework and other activities. Her goal is to help the Refugio boys meet all of their academic goals.
Tania was born in Mazatlán, Sinaloa and currently lives there with her parents and sister. She studied psychology at the Autonomous University of Sinaloa (UAS). Her objective is to effectively and responsibly meet the needs of the boys so that they can better manage their emotions, and social conflict.
Adriana was born in Mazatlán Sinaloa, where she currently lives. She obtained her Bachelor of Education in the Pedagogical University of the State of Sinaloa (UPES), and she supports the boys with their academics.
Her goal is to improve learning activities as well as harmony and respect at Refugio.
Jaqueline was born in San Ignacio, Sinaloa. She lives in Mazatlán with her mother and brother. She received her Social Worker degree at Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa (UAS). Her goal is to develop tutoring and academic activity programs to reinforce the knowledge of the boys.
Josué was born in Teacapan Escuinapa, Sinaloa. He lives in Mazatlán at Mi Futuro together with a group of students. An alum of Refugio, he is in his fourth year of study doing Biochemical Engineering at Instituto Tecnológico de Mazatlán (ITMAZ). He also has a black belt in Taekwondo. His goal is to help the boys become good people and practice our values.