Maria Mazzenga Avellaneda

Maria Mazzenga Avellaneda’s unique and diverse employment and volunteer history has resulted in extensive leadership and community development experience both locally and internationally. She holds a degree in Quantitative Business Analysis from the Pennsylvania State University. Upon graduation, Maria began work with Mobil Oil and held various positions with growing responsibilities.  She then followed her heart into the social services world.  Over the next 20 years she built an impressive resume that includes serving as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Costa Rica and 14 years as an Executive Director at three organizations, including 10 years at Corazón.