Mariana Franco Hernandez is the Director of Corporate Partnerships for the Global Development Team at Teach For All, where she develops and manages multinational partnerships. She has over 15 years of experience in the United States, Latin America, and African business development and education sectors for GEMS Americas,  McKinsey & Co, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, Google Mexico, UNESCO, and NYU. As a social entrepreneur, she co-founded Teach for Mexico and founded Digital Natives, an initiative to integrate computational thinking and programming into Mexican classrooms She holds a Master of Education from Harvard University Graduate School of Education.

Mariana will speak on a panel titled, “Education for Employment: What Really Matters in the Real World.”