Guillermina (Mina) De Montalvo Podgaiskya is originally from Chihuahua, Mexico. She hold a B.S. from Campbellsville University, MDiv. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky and post graduate studies from Biola University in La Mirada, California. She is a missionary serving in Kiev, Ukraine since 2003. She works with children at risk, orphans and teaches in a local international high school. She is one of the authors of the Life Skills Manual for Youth.