Ana Ayala, Ecuador

Area Manager for the Americas & Contributor
Msc. in Sports Management and the Business of Football at Birkbeck University.
Cum Laude Graduate from Fairleigh Dickinson University, Member of Global Engagement Program, former Football Player for Ecuador National Team, former Player in NCAA Division I Collegiate Football.
"I am passionate about sports and GYV has given me the opportunity to share stories about youth athletes from my country. Through my articles I hope to inspire and bring awareness to developing young talent in my home country Ecuador."

Brittany Timney, U.S.A.

HR Manager & Contributor
M.Sc. in Foreign Policy and National Security Major at American University in Washington D.C.
Cum Laude Graduate in Political Science with minor in Criminal Justice at Fairleigh Dickinson University, former Intern for the Department of State, former Intern for the Ambassador of Afghanistan at the UN, NSCS Founding President (FDU chapter), Volunteer for UNICEF and American Legion for Veterans, Administrator for Lawyer Metrics LLC.
"I love to write because it allows me to provide global information to my peers and gives me the opportunity to voice my own opinion."

Renée Castro, El Salvador

Contributor & HR Specialist
Cum Laude graduate in Business Administration and International Business at Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Global Scholar and Pinnacle Award recipient from the same university.
“Education is the point at which we decided whether we love the world enough to assume responsibility for it (Hannah Ardent). I hope my articles will inform readers about El Salvador’s current affairs and the importance of Central America.”

Santiago Piñan, Mexico

Contributor & HR Specialist
Graduate in Hospitality Management at Universidad De Las Americas, Puebla.
Circumnavigated the world as part of Semester at Sea program.
Former professional soccer player in Mexico.
"Writing gives me the chance to immerse myself into my thoughts and feelings. It is an opportunity to discover new perspectives and at the same time, learn continuously."

Eva McGuire, Canada

Project Analyst at Dymaxium, Inc. in Toronto.
I am part of a team that develops and implements applications and software specific to companies in the pharmaceutical industry.
Recent graduate of the Honors in Business Administration program at Ivey Business School, Western University, Canada.
"I think the world needs informed ideas and opinions, and I am ready to meet this need with my writing."

Guinevere Santaguida, Canada

Grade 11 honour student at Hawthorn School for Girls.
Research and communications assistant for TREnDS fashion, Sustainable Fashion researcher and blogger, Competitive debater, public speaker and slam poet.
"I love to write because it is a platform with limitless potential, in which an extraordinary amount of good can be achieved." 


Jhanel Tomlinson, Jamaica

PhD candidate at the University of the West Indies, Mona Jamaica.
YPARD Jamaica Country Representative. Youth Innovator within the Youth in Landscapes Initiative (2015). Commonwealth Correspondent.
“Writing provides an avenue for us to express our diverse realities, ideas and thoughts. My writing will focus on the different issues occurring within Jamaica and the wider Caribbean.”  

Bruno Sebastian Bergero, Argentina

M.S. in Product Service System Design at Politecnico di Milano. Industrial designer. Graduate from UNC Cordoba in Argentina.
Freelancer specialized in user experience and service design.
“Global Young Voices is a great representation of the internet’s ideal: a platform to exchange ideas, create awareness and ultimately promote change.”