iLEAP International Fellow, 2014
Maritza is the Education Program Manager at Glasswing International, a nonprofit that seeks to transform at-risk communities in Central America, focusing on the areas of education and public health. Maritza is deeply committed to her country and its people, “I feel most at home and connected in the communities where I work. It is within these different communities that I hope to bring a higher quality and more accessible education system…I love my country and am proud to be Salvadoran.”
Maritza aspires to be a leader in transforming El Salvador’s education system.
She sees the iLEAP program as an opportunity to connect with herself and others, and to share her own experiences and knowledge.