Valeria Cavazos is the human resources manager at the Carnegie Foundation, where she assists with the planning, evaluation, and administration of the Foundation’s human resource policies and procedures to ensure they are efficient, proactive, compliant, and exemplary of Carnegie’s core values and organizational culture.
Before joining the Foundation in 2015, Valeria managed human resources for Creative Commons and lent her administrative and managerial skills to organizations like ACORN, MoveOn.org, and Planned Parenthood. She also taught English for 3 years in South Korea's public schools.
A native of Florida, she holds a B.A. from the University of Florida, where she double-majored in political science and women’s studies.