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Mariela Evans

Team Coordinator, 100&Change

Mariela provides administrative support to the 100&Chage competition and Philanthropy Grants. Previously at the Foundation, she supported grantmaking in Arts and Culture, Discovery Grants, MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions, and Philanthropy Grants; and for the Conservation and Sustainable Development Program, mainly focused on the Latin American and Caribbean Regions.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Mariela worked in Perú, for CARE International and Peru-Mercantil (a representative company for two computer corporations).

Mariela studied business administration at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and completed her Bachelor of Arts in international business at DePaul University. She is fluent in Spanish and has knowledge of Portuguese.

Mariela Evans works on the following MacArthur programs and projects:


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