Dr Guillermo Merelo
Dr Guillermo Merelo heads up Research and Innovation at Diversity Works New Zealand.
Guillermo has a strong background in public management and public policy, and has worked as a senior public officer, columnist, lecturer and academic researcher in Latin America, Europe and New Zealand. He is a published author on integration and inclusion.
Guillermo’s academic work revolves around the value of migrants’ processes of integration to their receiving societies. He is also a HR specialist with more than 20 years of experience in talent management, organisational development and change.
His work has included research into gender and diversity intersections, the political acculturation of Mexican migrants in New Zealand and diversity intersections of faith religion.
Brought up in a family of strong women and being a member of the LGBTI community, Guillermo truly cherishes diversity and he is convinced that diverse workplaces have the potential to foster understandings of the self and others, unleash organisational potential and make this a better world.
Guillermo joins us for our Annual Pacifica Congress Conference in Hobart this year from Aug 31-Sept 2, 2023.
The Pacifica Congress Annual Conference - Family Matters is being held at the Grand Chancellor in Hobart from Aug 31-Sep 2 2023
Dr Sarah Calvert looks at how current and up to date psychological science and its knowledge base can inform and support both the participants and decision making in the more complex cases that come to Family Courts.