Graciela holds an Ed.M. in International Education Policy from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, as well as Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Music Education from Boston University. Graciela also completed a one-year certificate at New England Conservatory focusing on nonprofit management.
Graciela lives in Washington D.C. and works in the Office of Education for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Prior to her current job, Graciela worked for twelve years as a teacher and education consultant on four continents. In addition to teaching, Graciela is a violist, baker, and avid runner. Her long-term goals are to improve teacher training programs in Sub-Saharan Africa and run all six World Marathon Majors!