Marilyn Carias joined GUIDE in August 2018 as a Program Assistant for Positive Youth Development (PYD). As a part of the PYD Team, Marilyn assists with organizing and implementing trainings and events and provides support to other youth development initiatives including the Youth Advisory Board (YAB), Afterschool and Youth Development Initiative (ASYD) and Georgia Teen Institute.
During her junior and senior years of high school, Marilyn was a part of GUIDE’s YAB and participated in Georgia Teen Institute, GUIDE’s annual youth leadership conference.
Marilyn is a Georgia native and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia.
Outside of work, Marilyn loves to watch movies and go on adventures, big or small. She also likes to do DIY projects, eat different types of food and paint her own nails.
You can reach Marilyn at 678-377-4135 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
GUIDE’s mission is to improve community conditions by utilizing collaborations, promoting positive youth development, delivering specialized training and resources and preventing substance use and abuse.