Carolina Samudio-Ortega | Director of Advancement

In her position at Compass, Carolina plays a lead role on the organization's External Affairs team, overseeing Compass's major gifts program in pursuit of the organization's ambitious growth goals. Prior to joining Compass, Carolina worked as a Coordinator of Marketing, Outreach and New Initiatives at NorthStar Asset Management, a firm based in Jamaica Plain that focuses on socially-responsible investing. Carolina's professional background also includes several years at State Street, where she worked on sales in the Latin American region and as a portfolio manager for non-profit clients. She has also volunteered as the Vice President of ALPFA Cares, the community and volunteer arm of the largest chapter of the Association of Latino Professionals for America, and was a founding member of Compass's Advisory Board.

Carolina has completed the Financial Planning Program at the Boston University Center for Professional Education, and holds a Masters in Business Administration with a Concentration in International Business from the Sawyer School of Management at Suffolk University, and a Bachelors of Business degree in Finance from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 

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