Anna Carolina Cardenas is a program assistant at the Brazil Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. She previously served as the Staff Intern for the Institute. Prior to joining the Wilson Center, Carolina worked as a policy intern for former Ecuadorian presidential candidate Mauricio Rodas, who is currently mayor elect of Quito, and as research intern at Physicians for Human Rights. She received a B.A. in International Relations from Tufts University. Carolina is originally from Brazil and is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.