Iliana Guibert, a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and trained at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute took a career detour spending her early years in the corporate sector gaining business skills she now applies to her work as an actress and expanding to writing, producing and directing.
Guibert proudly sits on the committee and board of several foundations committed to helping youth in need and chronically/terminally ill children.
She was married to her high school sweetheart, Thomas, until his death on September 11th while attending a meeting in the North Tower of the World Trade Center. According to The New York Times, his call to her was the last known outgoing call before the tower collapsed.
Guibert has appeared in several 9/11 documentaries and has been featured in various magazines and news segments for her humanitarian efforts, philanthropy and inspiration.