Chief Operating Officer, Habitat for Humanity Mexico
Born and raised in Mexico City, Luis has 25 years of experience in working for international faith-based organizations. He has worked with Habitat for Humanity in Mexico for the past seven years and currently serves as COO, leading the operational areas of the organization.
Luis also has 15 years of experience in marketing and communications (handling media relations, corporate communication and development), as well as a background in strategic and operational leadership in non profit organizations. Previously he served as Communications and Marketing Director for World Vision Mexico and later as COO. He has also covered humanitarian emergencies in Latin America through his work with World Vision.
Luis holds a BA in Social Communication and also Marketing. He has completed studies in Creativity and Human Development and is a certified Logo Therapist and Thanatology specialist. He was trained as facilitator in Gender and Development and is a certified Zenger & Miller Building & Management Facilitator.
Luis has worked with ecumenical and interreligious groups since 2008 when he was co-chair of the Ecumenical AIDS conference.