Marlen has an extensive history of work in the world of education and non-profit. From admissions counselor, to college access coach, to her current position as program enrichment coordinator, Marlen has always sought meaningful work in her community of Near Northside in Houston, TX to connect students and parents to opportunities and resources that shape individuals at a deep level.
Marlen holds a B.A. in English and an M.A. in Spanish from the University of Houston. She is currently the co-chair of Student Programs for the HACE Houston chapter and was part of the HACE Non-Profit Leadership Academy spring 2017 cohort.