Season 1: Episode 3

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  • Female Firsts: Alicia Guevara
  • 2021

Cathleen Trigg-Jones interviews CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC Alicia Guevara on this episode of "Female Firsts." Alicia Guevara is the first woman, first black woman, and first hispanic woman to lead BBBSNYC. Guevara is a passionate youth mentor and works hard to be a good example for the children in her life. She believes positive mentors and youth engagement is the key to success in a young person’s life. Guevara is part of the first female graduating classes at Barnard University and is a graduate of Columbia University with an executive education certificate from the Columbia Business School. On this episode, Alicia details her journey to get to where she is now and how it feels to be so many firsts.