Guillermo was born in Chicago and raised in Villa Park, a western suburb of Chicago, Illinois. He attended Southern Illinois University where he earned his undergraduate degree in Speech Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations. After college Guillermo took time to work with an events company in Chicago and helped open a restaurant. He then went to Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana where he graduated with his Masters of Art in Student Affairs in Administration in Higher Education in 2015. Guillermo moved to Houston in the summer of 2015 where he currently works at a university advising students in fraternities and sororities. With Lambda NextGen, Guillermo looks forward to helping people connect to Houston and each other. In his free time, Guillermo enjoys volunteering with his fraternity, Phi Kappa Tau, going to concerts, and getting lost in social media.