Equipping nonprofits to advance social change

Andrea Plaza


Andrea is Executive Director of Encuentro, an innovative Latino immigrant organization in Albuquerque, New Mexico that uses community collaborations to create programs and services that build immigrant leadership and civic engagement.  Andrea has worked with immigrant women in the field of microenterprise development and social enterprise for over fifteen years and is currently working with Building Movement Project to explore how service providers and community organizing groups in Central New Mexico can learn from each other and collaborate for social change.  Andrea holds master degrees in Latin American Studies and Community and Regional Planning. 

Contact Andrea at andrea.encuentro@gmail.com