Ileana serves as the Administrative Fellow in the Office of Diversity & Inclusion. In this role, Ileana manages the Diversity Peer Educators, a group of 20, paid student interns who facilitate dialogues, events, and trainings that foster inclusion and belonging across the Harvard College campus. Additionally, Ileana is responsible for the office’s support of first generation and low-income students and she serves as the point-person to the College’s Race Relations Tutors.
Prior to Harvard, Ileana worked at The Posse Foundation, first managing the program’s STEM partnerships and later directing the organization’s Veterans Program. Ileana received her B.A. in American Studies from Tufts University and is pursuing her Ed.M. in Higher Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.