"I want to inspire children to dream big and know that they can make an impact in their world. I especially want young girls to know that with the help of a friend or mentor they can start their journeys to make their dreams a reality."
About the author
Ana Larrea-Albert, a.k.a. ZeeZee’s mom, is the Founder and President of the Latina Leadership platform NENANI.com, where she features talented Latina professionals who contribute to their communities. As part of her mission to fill the pipeline with prepared and capable Latina talent, she mentors, coaches and leads workshops to empower female students and leaders to reach their highest potential. With the book series “ZeeZee Can,” she wants all boys and girls to dream big and know that with a little help from people who support them, they can make a big difference in their world.
About Yolanda Kakabadse, ZeeZee’s new friend
Yolanda Kakabadse is WWF’s International Past President and the former Ecuadorian Minister of Environment. Yolanda’s work with the environmental conservation movement officially began in 1979, when she was appointed Executive Director of Fundación Natura in Quito, where she worked until 1990. Yolanda has lead the conservationist movement in Ecuador, Latina America and globally in various leadership roles including Executive President and Chair of the Advisory Board of Fundacion Futuro Latinoamericano, President of the World Conservation Union (IUCN), and Member of the Board of the World Resources Institute (WRI) in Geneva, and Minister of Environment for the Republic of Ecuador.
About Alejandra, ZeeZee's Illustrator
Alejandra Larrea Silva, the character designer and illustrator of ZeeZee, is a freelance illustrator born in Ecuador. She graduated from Menntaskólinn við Hamrahlíð with the IB Diploma in Iceland, the year 2015. Alejandra grew up surrounded by art and design, which awoke within her the love for illustrations and sculpting from a very young age. She has been developing as an illustrator for seven years with the help from online courses. During these years she has done various illustrations for football teams, businesses, and more. Alejandra is known online as Cobu96; she can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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