ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER
Maria is an entrepreneur at heart, an educator and a community builder. She has more than a decade working experience in strategy and management of corporate social responsibility, sustainability, social impact and non-profit programs. Maria has a MBA in Sustainable Development Management and International Certification in Social Business. She currently works supporting underserved communities from around the globe through entrepreneurship education and participatory methodologies having more than 100 nonprofits and 70 small businesses directly impacted. She is also strongly committed to women’s empowerment as a mentor of female entrepreneurs from emerging economies in Silicon Valley and an alumna of the Goldman Sachs Foundation’s 10,000 Women Program.yond.