Rita is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant Member #R512761 with several years of experience working in different countries with people from all over the world. Her personal diverse cultural heritage provides her with a unique world view that eventually lead her to her current career, helping people from all over the world immigrate to Canada. Her mother is from Argentina, her father from Morocco, and she was born in the USA. Rita’s Canadian identity was shaped through living in Quebec, Toronto and Vancouver. She dedicates her business, volunteer hours, and personal life to serving immigrants who wish to contribute to the development of the Canadian economy and culture. Not surprisingly, Rita studied a Bachelors in Global Political science at York University in Toronto, a Masters of International Relations at the University Rey Juan Carlos in Madrid, and a Canadian Immigration diploma at Ashton College in Vancouver. She is fluent in Spanish, Arabic, French and English and has plans to keep learning more languages in the future. She is dedicated to creating peace, understanding and cooperation between different cultures.

Meet The Team

Our team is composed of dynamic professionals who have experienced the Canadian immigration process first hand.

Estherly Castro M.
Estherly Castro M.Canadian Immigration Asistant
Estherly became a Canadian citizen in 2014 and experienced the Canadian immigration process firsthand, arriving as a student, applying for permanent residency and then citizenship. Fluent in Spanish, French and English, Estherly is always ready to help clients understand and walk through the process of applying for the various immigration programs available in Canada along with her relatable experience. Prior to joining, she was looking to build a career around her passion for learning and teaching languages. Born and raised in Bogota, Colombia, she began her university education in Chambery, France where she studied Languages, Literature and Foreign Civilisations and immersed herself in French culture for almost four years. After studying and traveling in Europe a series of events led to her moving to Vancouver, Canada in 2008 to complete her Bachelor’s of Arts, Major in French at the University of British Columbia.
Karina Lopez V.
Karina Lopez V.Canadian Immigration Assistant
Karina arrived in Canada as a Permanent Resident in 2016 from her hometown Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. Her bachelor’s in Computer Science, her work experience in Information Technology, and her English and French skills, gave Karina the opportunity of qualifying to the Permanent Residency under the Quebec Skilled Worker Program, even though she didn´t have a Canadian Job Offer. Recently relocated to Vancouver, Karina arrives to North Horizon Immigration Consulting as a valued member of our team. Given her personal experience immigrating to Canada, she is always eager to help our clients by providing guidance, responding questions and supporting their application for the different immigration programs available in Canada.
Julio Montero
Julio MonteroMarketing Director
Julio’s background includes academic studies in Cuba where he attended the Frank País Educational Institute to become and English teacher, and Canada where he obtained a double major from the University of British Columbia, specializing in Spanish and French languages. Recently, he obtained a certificate as Community Interpreter from the Vancouver School of Interpreting and Translation. Originally from Santiago de Cuba, Julio has been living in Canada since 2000. In addition to his studies, he has dedicated more than 10 years of his life in Canada to work as a cultural events promoter, which in turn has enabled him to accumulate substantial experience in the world of marketing. As his job title indicates, Julio is in charge of letting the whole world know about North Horizon Immigration. Being an immigrant himself, he takes great pride in having a job that allows him to help others come to Canada, a country he highly values as the most welcoming nation in the world. In his spare time, Julio teaches dance lessons, so don’t be surprised if you see him featuring in a YouTube video somewhere!