Regional Leadership Team


AMERICAS



LATIN AMERICA
Manuel Ramirez
Country Manager, Mexico

Manuel Ramirez first discovered Young Living in 1997 when he met with Founder D. Gary Young to explore a business partnership. While that partnership did not materialize, when Manuel had the opportunity to join the Young Living team, he was excited to do so.

Manuel boasts 24 years in the direct sales industry, as well as degrees in both chemistry and pharmacology. He worked for numerous companies, including Morinda Inc., 4Life Research, Market America, and Jeunesse Global, managing sales and marketing teams and serving as a general manager.

Manuel has been happily married for 23 years and has two beautiful daughters. When he’s not creating strategies for the Mexico market, he loves spending time with his family, rowing, attending the theatre, and surrounding himself with friends and family. His favorite Young Living products include mint and citrus oils.

Carlos Melendez
Country Manager, Colombia & Ecuador

Carlos joined Young Living México in 2019 as the sales manager for the northern region of Mexico. He brought with him more than eight years of experience in the network marketing industry, as well as a passion for helping others, which led to his promotion to general manager of Colombia, and a few months later he also assumed the direction of Ecuador. In Young Living, Carlos says he has found a healthy and happy lifestyle where he can change the life of each person he meets.

Originally from northern Mexico, Carlos studied business administration with a specialty in finance at the Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey. His favorite Young Living essential oil is Peppermint and his favorite essential oil blend is Transformation™. Carlos enjoys spending time at home with his wife, Denise.
Mariangela Chavez
Country Manager, Costa Rica and Panama

Carlos joined Young Living México in 2019 as Sales Manager in the northern area of the country, with more than 8 years of experience in the network marketing industry and an admirable passion for helping others Carlos serves as general manager of Colombia in the actuality.

Originally from the north of Mexico, Carlos studied Business Administration with a specialty in finance at the Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey, he really enjoys Young Living essential oils, his two favorite oils are peppermint and the Transformation blend.

"In Young Living I have found a healthy and happy lifestyle where I certainly think that we are changing the life of each person we touch," says Carlos. Carlos enjoys his time at home, with his wife Denise whom he married in 2019.