Pierina Nepote Rangel is an International Development specialist with close to ten years of experience assisting social sector organizations in the fields of economic growth, education, and public health in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Americas. She has supported foundations, nonprofits, and government agencies through technical, operational, and financial support, as well as evaluation, strategy development, and capacity building services. Pierina holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from ITESO University in Guadalajara and a Master’s degree in International Development from the University of Birmingham in England. Pierina is a native of Mexico and speaks Spanish, English, and French.
At The Trust for the Americas, Pierina manages POETA (Partnership for Economic Opportunities through Technology in the Americas) DigiSpark in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Mexico, as well as the POETA Social Franchise with a presence in over a dozen countries in the Americas.