Dorothy Garcia, MA

Program Manager | UCEDD TA and Global Impact
Phone: 240-821-9464
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Dorothy Garcia, MA

Dorothy Garcia is a Program Manager on the UCEDD Technical Assistance team. Prior to joining AUCD, she worked as a startup advisor, developing mission statements, business plans and funding strategies for fledgling NGOs and new initiatives. She was a Program Associate at the World Justice Project, where she oversaw a portfolio of seed grants and helped launch the World Justice Challenge, an online competition to find and fund the best pilot programs for advancing rule of law efforts around the globe. She also worked as an international trade paralegal at Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, where she focused on antidumping litigation and global trade compliance. Dorothy earned her Master's degree in Public Policy with a concentration in International Development from the University of Maryland. She also holds a BA in English and Political Science from St. Mary's College of Maryland. Dorothy is an immigrant from the Philippines, and lives with her husband and children in Washington, DC.

Areas of Interest:

 

  • Disability Employment
  • Diversity
  • Cultural and Linguistic Competence