Silvia provides communications support to raise awareness about NSC’s mission and work among policymakers, partners, the press, funders, and the general public. She also leads communications efforts for SkillSPAN, working to highlight NSC's work with partners in the field. She joined NSC in 2015.
Prior to joining NSC, Silvia led digital communications efforts for several higher education intitutions in Puerto Rico. She has also held internships with the Pan American Health Organization, Amazon Conservation Association, and Burson-Marsteller. She holds a master’s in Public Relations and Corporate Communications from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s from the Universidad del Sagrado Corazón in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She is based in Washington, DC.