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A career coach, Yanira Guzmán, has over 15 years of guiding others to achieve their career aspirations. She has a background in software implementation and customer-training for a top 50 Forbes company, complemented by 8 plus years of teaching in California’s public elementary schools, in both urban and affluent school districts as a Spanish bilingual teacher and literacy coach.
A sought-after speaker, Yanira spoke and served as a panelist for Silicon Valley’s University of Phoenix, “Hispanic Entrepreneurship, Workforce and Higher Education,” event and a local faith-based organization on the topic of racial reconciliation. Well-versed in the high tech and nonprofit industries, she provides her clients with an unparalleled experience in crafting personalized résumés, cover letters, and additional professional development services throughout their career lifecycle.
When she is not working, she co-leads Latinistas Bay Area, a professional and social network for 400+ Latina women as well as finds any opportunity to be silly and have dance offs with her children. Did someone say TikTok challenge?
She has consulted in North America and Latin America (Perú and México) educational technology sector. She holds an M.A. in Education from San Francisco State University, and a B.A. in Sociology from the University of California at Berkeley. She currently resides in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family.