Mariana Sánchez Ramírez is an experienced communicator with a demonstrated history of working in the think tank industry. At the Wilson Center's Canada Institute, 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 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 fifteen young professional women to attend the German Marshall 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.