CXO FELLOWS: Marelis Sanchez

The CXO Fellows Program regularly features members of the class of 2015-2016. This is a part of that series.

Name: Marelis Sanchez
Title: Accountant
Agency: Department of Education

Education info: (school/degree):
University of Puerto Rico. Aguadilla, PR. Bachelor in Business Administration, Accounting and Finance. June 2011.

Interamerican University of Puerto Rico. Ponce, PR. Master’s in Business Administration, International Accounting. February 2014.

What’s the best part of your job (other than the people you work with)? Other than the people I work with, the people I served. It is very rewarding for me to know that my work positively impact thousands of children around the nation.

When you were younger, what did you want to be when you grew up? Many things! An Architect, an Engineer, a Lawyer, an Astronaut…I am an Accountant today, very close.

What one word best describes you? Perseverance

What accomplishment from the past five years are you most proud of? I completed my Master’s degree!

Learn more about the CXO Fellows Program.