Mariana Sánchez Ramírez is a Program Assistant at the Canada Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. She develops and executes the Institute’s communications strategy and oversees the Institute’s publications. Creating and curating visual content is how Mariana helps educate policymakers and the public on the importance of the U.S.-Canada relationship. Previously, she was a Staff Intern at the Wilson Center's Mexico Institute, where she assisted with research, created visual content, and provided operational support. In 2018, Mariana was one of fifty young professional women selected to attend the German National Fund’s (GMF) Second Annual Women of Color in Transatlantic Leadership Forum: Diversifying Defense, Diplomacy, and Development. She was also selected to attend the Yale School of Management Emerging Leaders Seminar: Finance Leadership across Sectors in 2017. Mariana holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of South Florida Honors College in Tampa, Florida.