As Communications Manager, Mariana works closely with all departments of the Trust. Her day to day work consists of managing the external and internal communication strategy for the Trust’s headquarters and supporting the executive team with finding business development opportunities. She also produces special events and communication collaborations for the programmatic section.
Mariana has a background as a Political Scientist and International Relations specialist; she brings her experience from working as a cultural and political affairs advisor for the Ambassadors of Egypt, Iraq, and the Kingdom of Norway in Caracas, Venezuela.
She has worked in the private sector as a communications and public affairs officer at Equinor Venezuela. Mariana believes in teamwork and thrives in connecting people to help them reach their higher purposes. Mariana holds a Master’s Degree in Public Relations and Corporate Communications from Georgetown University.