Clara is a Management Consultant with the University of Pittsburgh Small Business Development Center at the IEE, working with start-ups and existing businesses that require assistance with business and strategic planning, marketing and financial analysis. She also delivers consulting services and educational programs to Spanish speakers, further connecting to the Latino community in the Greater Pittsburgh Area.

Clara has over 14 years experience in helping organizations integrate sustainability to their business strategy, supporting strategic planning in social and environmental enterprises and creating and managing international cooperation initiatives for sustainable development. Previously, she worked as a Consultant for a Sustainability Consulting firm which she co-founded 7 years ago in Colombia. She is fluent in Spanish, English and French.


Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering, EIA University (Medellin, Colombia)
Master in Development Economics & International Project Management, University Paris-Est Creteil (Paris, France)