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Emilia Carrera

Senior Program Associate, Economic Resilience, U.S. Equity and Economic Opportunity Initiative, The Rockefeller Foundation

Emilia Carrera is a Senior Associate and Program Officer for the Equity and Economic Opportunity (EEO) team at The Rockefeller Foundation, serving as the relationship and grant manager for a portfolio of cities in the US. The EEO team focuses on supporting vulnerable populations achieve economic stability. Previously, Emilia served as a Senior Program Manager for the 100 Resilient Cities initiative where she managed delivery of a resilience program in more than ten cities across Latin America and the Caribbean, Europe, and the US. Prior to 100 Resilient Cities, Emilia worked in public and global health implementing HIV, sexual and reproductive health, and maternal and infant health programs in various regions. She has experience working with and in the public sector, research institutions, NGOs and private implementing partners.

Emilia received her Master of Public Health in Sociomedical Sciences from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and her B.A. in Biology from the University of Chicago.

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