Lucia Rodriguez

Director, Global Masters in Development Practice and DEIB Officer

SDG Academy

New York, New York

Lucia Rodriguez serves as the Director of the Global MDP Secretariat and SDSN's Officer of DEIB. For the past 20 years Dr. Rodriguez has been involved in the field of international and multicultural education and administration. In her previous positions, Lucia has scaled up projects, fundraised, and developed innovative interactive programs for young people interested in learning about the world. Lucia completed her undergraduate work at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and received her doctorate in education from Teachers College, Columbia University. Lucia works with the members of the Global Association of MDP programs to manage, scale up, and secure the financial sustainability of the global network of MDP programs.