Lorena Lopera joins BES as Director of Development. Originally from Columbia, Lorena joins us from Miami, Florida where she worked for City Year as a Senior Operations Director. Prior to her work with City Year, Lorena was the Development Officer for The Posse Foundation. Before she moved to Miami, Lorena worked in the development office at the Epiphany School in Dorchester, Massachusetts. Lorena has also worked for similarly aligned organizations including La Vida, Inc. and Sociedad Latina. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Hispanic Studies from Boston College.