Our team comprises talented, multilingual professionals who have extensive experience in business, nonprofit and legal sectors in the U.S. and in Latin America.

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Marcela Lopez-Macedonio

President & CEO

Marcela Lopez-Macedonio, Esq., is the President & CEO of The Resource Foundation, where she is responsible for driving the strategic execution of The Resource Foundation and its programs. Building on her ties to Latin America and her decades of experience working with families, corporations, and organizations to achieve sustainable growth, Marcela focuses on ensuring TRF’s mission is met now and in the future.

Prior to joining The Resource Foundation, Marcela worked as an Attorney at the New York City law firm of Goldfarb, Abrandt, Salzman & Kutzin, where for over five years she assisted high net worth clients navigate complicated trust and estate issues and litigation. She often lectured on estate and tax planning and was published in the Practicing Law Institute’s Trust and Estates publication and still found time to volunteer with The Resource Foundation.

Marcela holds a Juris Doctor from New York Law School and B.A. degrees in Political Science and French from Rutgers University. She is fluent in English and Spanish, proficient in French, and has a basic understanding of Portuguese.

  • Loren Finnell

    Founder In Memoriam

  • Maria Eugenia Vásquez

    Senior Director, Finance and Administration

  • Christina Mellace

    Senior Director, Programs and Strategic Engagement

  • Jazmin Carrillo

    Programs & Engagement Manager