Katy joined Programa Velasco’s board of directors in 2016. As an alum of Casa de la Solidaridad, Katy had the opportunity to accompany the communities of San Ramón and La Javia in 2006 and again in 2008-09. She cherishes the opportunity to be back in the country with participants. With experience in the private and nonprofit sectors and a master’s in public policy, Katy brings expertise in partnership development, women’s empowerment, community organizing, and hyper local policy. In the past, Katy served as PV’s fundraising chair, assisted with event planning, and is proud of the life-giving community PV creates for women, children, and families to thrive in El Salvador.