María is our new Project Officer for Inclusive Schools. Coming from Spain, María studied Translation and Interpreting and Political Sciences and did her EVS in Florence, Italy.

She has been working and volunteering in youth organisations for more than 5 years, both at the local and European level. In her previous work, she held the portfolios of Education and Equality, advocating for inclusive education in Europe and managing several projects related to diversity, inclusion and gender mainstreaming. She also has experience as a trainer and facilitator.

María will be the Project Officer for the Inclusive Schools Project. This project aims at making schools across Europe more inclusive through educational activities, coaching and mentoring all the parties involved in schools in order to achieve a holistic change.

In her free time, María likes reading, dancing, and recently has discovered her new passion of gardening.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact María at maria@obessu.org