Meet Marelis

Name: Marelis Gonzalez

Position: New Britain Bilingual Advocate

Marelis started working with YWCA New Britain's Sexual Assault Crisis Service (SACS) as an intern in the summer of 2016 and became the New Britain Bilingual Advocate in December that year. Although she mainly works with the Latinx community, she has a passion working with youth in both New Britain and her hometown, Hartford. Prior to coming to SACS Marelis served in the United States Marine Corps as a plane captain and engine mechanic on the AV-8B Harrier aircraft.

Fun Facts

Favorite food: Chocolate ice cream

Favorite show: The 100

Favorite musician: Marc Anthony

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