• Harry Alvarez

    Cuba Country Director

    Born in New York and raised in the Dominican Republic, Harry graduated from SUNY New Paltz with degrees in psychology and Spanish. After managing programs in Costa Rica for four years, Harry began our operations in the Dominican Republic in 2012. He is excited for a new adventure of opening programs in Cuba for 2016. In addition to his passion for indigenous cultures and Latin dance, Harry enjoys cooking at his new home in New Orleans.


  • Reid Owens

    Cuba Program Manager

    Reid joins us after having started his own study abroad program in Spain, and worked as a Program Leader on our Dominican Republic programs.  He has also led trips to Spain, Costa Rica, Panama, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic.  Reid graduated from the University of Alabama with B.S. degree in International Business Management and M.A. in Spanish Linguistics.  He enjoys hiking, skiing, (anything outside) and traveling to new places, as well as asking tough questions.