Meet Our Staff
Esteban is the Executive Director and Founder of Squash Urbano Colombia, SEA’s international affiliate program which launched in 2014 in Cartagena. Squash Urbano has developed one of the strongest squash programs in the SEA network, and SUC students have won national tournaments in Colombia as well as two SEA National titles. Also two students from SUC have won scholarships to study in private schools and universities in the USA. From 2009 to 2014, Esteban was the Squash Director at City Squash in the Bronx. Previously, Esteban coached at a squash club outside of New York City. Esteban graduated from Los Andes University in Bogotá.
Santiago holds a Law degree from Universidad de Los Andes in Bogotá. He has lifelong experience in squash, with over 15 years as a player, including a highly fruitful junior career. Santiago joined SUC as a Squash Director in 2018.
Samuel Martínez Villera
Samuel is a SUC alumni from the inaugural class of 2014. With his team, Samuel traveled to Malaysia and the USA to compete in tournaments. Samuel is a full time squash coach with musical ambitions. He plans to study Physical Education in the future.
Nolvin López Ortega
Nolvin holds a diploma in Tecnología en Sistemas from Universidad Tecnológica de Bolivar in Cartagena, and a Bachelor’s degree in Bilingual Education English-Spanish from Institución Universitaria Colombo Americana (ÚNICA) in Bogotá. He has been teaching English at SUC for 4 years, and he is currently our Program Director.
Kayliegh graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a Bachelors in Latin American Studies. After working at CitySquash in the Bronx for 3 years, Kayliegh earned her Masters in Teaching from the Universidad de Alcala in Madrid, Spain. She moved to Colombia and joined SUC in 2019.