Since 2013, Yamile has provided support to PENCIL’s Programs and Research and Evaluation departments first as a PENCIL Fellow, and then as the Programs team intern while attending Fordham University. Yamile joined the PENCIL team full time in 2015. In her current role as Database Assistant, Yamile provides project management, event coordination, and administrative support to PENCIL's portfolio of program and network engagement events. Yamile is an alumna of Gregorio Luperon High School, a New York City public school for bilingual students. During her free time Yamile enjoys painting with watercolors and practicing calligraphy.