10 Questions with Daniela

1. What is your name?  Daniela Guadalupe Lopez Estrada 2. Where are you from?  San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas 3.   Where and what did you study? Bachelor’s in Public Accounting 4. How long have you been working at Escalera? Two years. 5. What did you do before working at Escalera? I worked at […]


Why I’m Back in Chiapas: Jake

We’re very sad because two-time expeditioner, Jake, is leaving us to return to Utah. In January, Jake joined us as a volunteer. He has participated in two expeditions, the first in Choholjo and the second in Los Pozos. After graduation from high school, he was looking to contribute in a larger way and has helped […]


10 Questions with Jackie

1. What is your name?  Lourdes Jacqueline Gomez Cruz 2. Where are you from?  My beautiful San Cristobal de las Casas 3. Where and what did you study?  I studied law in a private university called San Marcos in San Cristobal. I decided to not study at a public school because I had to work and […]


10 Questions with Ann

This year we want you to get to know us. On a monthly basis, we’ll be sharing “10 Questions with Escalera” so you can get to know the wonderful people working in San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas. We’ll start with Ann, our CFO and founding family member, who has been with Escalera since 1998! […]