Manuela (she/her) joined Reach the Peak in July 2022. She graduated from Thompson Rivers University in 2022 with an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.

Manuela was born in Bogota, Colombia. She is passionate about working with children and she has previously volunteered with children in hospitals, family welfare homes, and was previously working at the Kamloops YMCA in the after school program. In addition, she completed her undergraduate thesis on children’s memory and is passionate about research on children’s development.

In her free time she enjoys hiking, skiing, reading and spending time with her loved ones.