Marina joins REACH Prep following many years in the corporate arena organizing offices for and supporting C-suite executives and philanthropists. Firms where she has worked include JP Morgan and Palladium Equity Partners. After returning from living abroad for several years, her combined advertising and art background led her to start her career as a Marketing Communications Specialist and Cooperative Advertising Administrator in the computer industry and radio. Over the years, her experience has included planning corporate events and political fundraisers. Having grown up herself a Latin immigrant, who attended both public and independent schools, Marina has a particular appreciation for the REACH Prep mission. She studied art, photography, writing, and Marketing Communications at the University of Costa Rica, Atelier Préparatoire de La Cambre of Brussels, Sarah Lawrence College and Simmons College. Marina joined REACH Prep in 2019.