Our Team: Morocco


Chaima Ait Al Mekki

Morocco Country Director

Born and raised in Marrakesh, Chaima has been with Rustic since our first summer in Morocco. Fluent in Arabic, French, English, and Spanish, she is an invaluable resource and guide. Chaima has a degree in actuarial finance and hopes to combine her knowledge of business, languages, and culture to enjoy a long career with Rustic Pathways in Morocco.


Justin Guerra

Morocco Program Manager

Residing in Denver, Colorado, Justin graduated with degrees in history and anthropology from the University of Vermont. In 2011 he joined the US Peace Corps and lived for two years on the steppes of rural Mongolia serving as an education and community development volunteer. Justin joined Rustic Pathways in 2014 as a program leader, working in Thailand, Burma, Morocco and Mongolia. With a passion for cross cultural learning and global diversity Justin now joins Team Morocco using his unique experience in community service and cultural integration to help develop immersive and meaningful programming for students.