Raquel Abdala is a Program Associate for the Education program at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. She works on grantmaking for both education strategies, Deeper Learning and Open Educational Resources.
Before joining the foundation, Raquel focused her account and project management skills in the sponsorship and event marketing fields. She worked on international sports events like the FIFA World Cup, Confederations Cup, Summer Olympics, and Super Bowl.
Raquel has a bachelor’s degree in international relations from Ibmec Business School in Brazil, and a certificate in nonprofit management from California State University. She also speaks Portuguese and Spanish.