Staff Member Spotlight: Marcela Charry

Where are you originally from (born and raised)? 

Cali, Colombia

Tell us a little bit about your background… what did you do before joining GPC? 

Before coming to GPC, I worked at NYU Lutheran Medical Center as a Patient Navigator for the HIV Prevention program. Prior to that, I worked as a Nurse Administrator in Colombia, where I completed my Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and Master’s degree in Public Administration.

What is your favorite part of your job? 

Spending time with my colleagues and working together to help the patients feel better.

If you could visit anywhere in the world you’ve never been, where would you go? 

I’d love to visit Greece and Egypt because I am fascinated with their ancient history and architecture.

What’s your secret talent that no one knows about? 

I’m a great dancer. I can pretty much dance to any type of music, including Flamenco.

Define yourself in three words. 

Smart, funny and dedicated.