Nathalia Galan is a native of Bogota, Colombia. She works for the communications team at America’s Promise Alliance. She has a BA in Audiovisual Media and is currently pursuing an AAS in Digital Media and Web Technology at Montgomery College. She is also certified as a Peer Educator from the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators.Nathalia has experience in various forms of communications including marketing, advertising, TV production, web development and design. Prior to joining America’s Promise Alliance, she was working for the Media Arts and Technologies Department at Montgomery College. She also worked for Telemundo Washington D.C. assisting reporters and providing support for daily newscasts. Nathalia has worked for other media related companies located in Colombia such as RCN Television as a script reader. Before she came to the US, she was the community manager for a software company and an analyst for the Colombian National Administrative Department of Statistics.Nathalia has received recognitions as a Student Employee of the Year Award and Honors Scholarship at MC. She also speaks Spanish and English. Her most important person is her mom and in her free time she practices tennis.