Our Team

Maria Eugenia Guzman, President & CEOmaria-guzman

Maria Eugenia Guzman, President/ Owner of Bilingual Connections processes new clients, and maintains client relationships across the South East Region. She manages over 300 active interpreters in over 70 languages.  Maria Eugenia has lived in the Triangle with her family since 1990.





Christian Yen, Director of Language Institute

Christian Yen graduated from the Law School of the Pontific Catholic University of Peru, with a specialization in negotiation and project structuring.  With a background in linguistics, he is a dedicated and enthusiastic Spanish instructor.  He is recognized for his innovative methods of teaching language that are energetic and vibrant.  Relying on his many years of experience in teaching; he has handpicked and trained our instructors.




Paulina Bohorquez, Marketing and Business Development Director

Paulina Bohorquez is the Marketing and Business Development Director at Bilingual Connections. She has 12 years of business management experience. Paulina has led small business owners at Women’s Power Networking weekly meetings and presented on various business development strategies for over four years. Paulina has also served as the Young Careerist Chair at the Business and Professional Women of Raleigh Chapter scouting out men and women that contribute to our communities and mentoring them through the competition. Paulina also served as the Residential Chair for the Triangle USGBC. She is committed to Bilingual Connection’s mission to assist people use language to create opportunities whether it’s to enhance their career or improve their quality of life.