Gicel has been supporting underserved and diverse communities in a variety of roles for several years. For the past ten years she has worked as a Para Educator with Special Education students in Prince George’s County. Gicel is currently working on her undergraduate degree in social work and brings her expertise and passion to PPMD as a fluent Spanish speaker to serve MD’s Latinx population. As a parent of a young child on the Autism Spectrum she understands first-hand what bilingual families experience. Gicel lives in Prince George’s county with her husband and her two sons.