Year Joined MKLM: 2016
City: São Paulo
Marcelo received a BA in International Studies from Loyola University Chicago. He spent a year with Jesuit Volunteer Corps in Alaska working with a group that worked to prevent and end domestic violence. He studied in Italy during college. He has recently volunteered as a soccer coach and firefighter, and he has worked in mental health and youth support. He is originally from Fraser, MI, and his mother is originally from São Paulo, Brazil. Marcelo enjoys running, cooking, playing soccer, and playing music.
Marcelo is in mission with his wife, Kathleen Maynard, and their two children, Cecilia and Maelle.