Social Staff

Marisol Girela, Associate Vice President of Social Programs
San Antonio, TX
Marisol B. Girela, LCSW graduated from Baylor University in 2007 and received her Masters in Social Work from Our Lady of the Lake in 2010. As a clinical social worker, Marisol has provided mental and behavioral health services to youth in residential fostercare settings. Marisol has overseen grant funded programs for over five years and has focused on increasing the implementation of trauma informed care practices in services. She joined RAICES in Feb of 2020 and is currently overseeing the Refugee Resettlement Programs, the San Antonio Community & Donation Center, and the new Clinical Services in San Antonio, Tx.