Our Team

Ana María Milla

General Manager

General Director and planetarist, Ana Maria is also a passionate storyteller committed to science and local culture.

She has been at the planetarium since the beginning, experiencing the challenges and the good times. She is the representative in invitations to talks locally, nationally and internationally.

She is also a mother, a floral artist and has published three poetry books and one for children about the Inka constellations. And she loves to knit.

Cielo Gonzales

Sales & Reservation

True to her name, our loving, responsible and organized sales and reservations manager is a vital member of Planetarium Cusco. She gives all the information so that everything works well.

With a scientific background in chemistry, she speaks Spanish, English, and German, having lived in several countries. She especially loves her daughter Asha, the sea, sports, music, and reiki.

Johana Abarca

Turistic Guide

She has a degree in tourism and is a well-known bookseller, librarian, reading mediator, and cultural manager. This loving mother now combines her passion for books with her knowledge of science and mythology with the visitors of Planetarium Cusco and our digital community.

She speaks Spanish and Quechua as native languages and improves her English and French daily. She asks him for advice on books to read. That is her talent.

Nilton Carvajal

Turistic Guide

He is a tour guide and is passionate about showing local culture to visitors from his experience of having lived until he was 7 years old in a community in the Sacred Valley.

He combines his professional practice with visitors from around the world, he is fluent in Spanish and English and he also likes to teach others Quechua, his mother language.

He likes to go on treks, and to be able to show the southern skies in a better and better way. He is very fond of sports and physical training.

José Martín Justiniani

Turistic Guide

José is also a long-standing member of the planetarium, being a man of many trades. In charge of planetarium maintenance, he is very skilled with planetarium tools and equipment.

His functions also extend to being an excellent telescope guide, quickly finding all types of objects in the sky, with a wonderful memory for their data.

With a reserved temperament, he is brilliant at solving problems creatively. He is very responsible and trusted man of the team. Loving father and husband, eternal student, he is also a very creative entrepreneur, and likes to drive.

Roberto Valencia

Operations

He has been involved in telescope operations, maintenance and guidance since the beginning.


He is a business administrator, musician and dad. He has to be aware of the security systems, the photovoltaic energy system, the maintenance of accesses and equipment.
He enjoys stargazing and watching universe documentaries.

Eder Capcha

Transportation

It is the second generation of the Capcha family that takes our visitors to the planetarium with love and safety. He is an administrator and businessman. He has a beautiful, binational family who loves reading and music. He shares with the planetarium his love of science and nature conservation.

Kenny Baca

Transportation

He is a tourist guide and has his family’s vocation. He is a young member of the team who enjoys explaining in rooms and learning more and more about the universe and astronomy of the Inkas.

He also enjoys hiking and working in the fields with his family. He enjoys nature and living in the Sacred Valley.

Luis Monzon

Transportation

Where does the journey begin? First, you need to book your visit.

The Journey STARts at 6:00 pm at a pick up point, as the transportation is included as an easier and eco-friendly option in a shared service. Round trip of course!