Pedal powered machines from Guatemala

Board of Directors

IMG_20170419_150526Mario Juárez – Director and Legal Representative,

Mario Juarez Siquinajay, Kaqchiquel-speaking indigenous, are of Elena Siquinajay and Enrique Juarez ,. Mario, co-founder of Maya Pedal along with Richard Andrews of Canada has  worked with bicimaquinas since 1998. Mario currently defines his dreams to benefit families with scarce resources in rural areas of Guatemala.





María Veronica Buch – President

Veronica obtained her university degree in Social Work, and is a vital person in the strategies and support of Maya Pedal, for her vast experience in group management and working with girls. She is currently the national coordinator of Let Giles Lead, (Rise Up)  in Guatemala. Veronica contributes her volunteer time as president of Maya Pedal.




> Matilde Salvajan Tataguin – Vice President

> Elena Siquinajay – Treasurer

> Dumilia Buch – Secretary

> Roselia Jorge – Vocal Títular

> Carlos Juárez – Logistic Support

Workshop and Office

> Mario Juárez – Director

> Danha Alvarado – Assistant of Mario,  administrator , presenter, public relations.

Melody Juarez, at 15 years old, Melody already has nearly a decade of experience in the shop, office, field, and as presenter in public   

Maya Pedal USA

Dave Renfrow – Volunteer coordinator of support group Maya Pedal USA