Our Team


David H. Mercedes.


Founder of Espaanglisch and experienced Spanish teacher. David loves the silence and surroundings of nature. He knows the areas where the activities take place intimately and has led many groups on adventures. Also, every picture on the website was taken by David himself!


Mario Mercedes.


He is a philosopher by profession, a teacher by vocation, and a human rights activist. He is committed to improving the quality of teaching in public schools in marginalized communities. Mario uses the nature around him to motivate his students and to inspire his teaching.


Sierra J. Vorsheim

Recruitment Coordinator

Sierra is from upstate New York. Guided by a passion for travel and intercultural exchange, she studied Politics and Music at Ithaca College. In the past, she has held positions with Venture with Impact, Measured Progress, and the Ithaca College Politics Department.


Jefferson Chávez.

Community Manager

He is studying graphic design at UPN University, Trujillo. .