Maria Silva Cano is CWEE’s Employment Services Specialist. In this role, Maria is responsible for supporting CWEE program participates in developing and applying career readiness skills and techniques through individualized instruction and career coaching. Additionally, she will provide support and guidance to participants in finding quality employment. Maria brings her experience in coaching and mentoring individuals of a cross-cultural background, as well as her passion to equip others with what they need to advance their careers.
Prior to joining CWEE, Maria held a position with a local non-profit as a Teacher/Mentor and worked with K-12 students and their families. Much of her time was spent training and coaching high school graduates as they transitioned into post-secondary opportunities.
In addition to her role at CWEE, Maria is active in the community. She continues to mentor BIPOC young ladies from underserved communities and loves to volunteer with local programs that provide support for the immigrant community. Maria attends Metropolitan State University of Denver to study Management. In her free time, she loves trying new food with her husband, spending time with her pets, and listening to podcasts.
Maria can be reached at email@example.com.