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Intern Personals: LUIS CASADO

Luis Casado


In our latest Intern Personals, you’ll meet Luis Casado. He says: “Through the various pieces of training provided by both programs, I have learned skills such as time management, organization, and financial planning. ” READ MORE

Age: 19
School: Medgar Evers College (CUNY)
Last InternshipDepartment of Information Technology and Telecommunications
Special Skills: C++, Python, AutoCAD, Native Spanish speaker





Volunteer Maria Kordonchik


We’re celebrating our volunteers during National Volunteer Week! Meet Maria, current volunteer and former PENCIL student, pictured above working in a classroom at PS 226. One of her favorite things about volunteering is that she can help students knock down barriers by exposing them to fundamental business concepts and showing them the power of building lasting relationships. Thank you to Maria and to all our partners and volunteers! Read more about her experience, here.

Occupation/Place of Employment: Associate at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.