Catalina Garcia, Founder & Executive Director

Catalina Garcia is a social entrepreneur dedicated to addressing social problems by using design thinking methodologies. Catalina believes in the power of partnering with communities to co-create products and services that truly meet their needs. At the heart of her work is a passion to build bridges that allow people from diverse backgrounds and experiences to connect, co-create and support one another. She believes that the solutions to some of our toughest problems lie dormant among our communities and are just waiting to be activated. With 10 years of experience in Design Strategy, Catalina leverages her expertise in Design and Business to solve complex challenges, transform systems and create social innovation. A mom to two girls, Catalina is passionate about making a positive impact in the world that she will leave behind for her daughters and generations to come.