Advocacy & Civic Engagement Manager
Marco has been working with vulnerable communities for nearly three decades. He began as a bilingual teacher with underserved children and segued into non-profit work as a Community Engagement Specialist with Ethel Seiderman at Parent Services Project. He then worked with Interactive Parenting Media producing the live weekly interactive Spanish language parenting show, Nuestros Niños, with host Doctora Marisol Muñoz-Kiehne. He has also facilitated early literacy workshops for parents around the SF Bay Area with Bring me a Book. As Education Program Manager with WildCare, he managed the Nature Van, the Nature Hike, and the Center Tours programs. Marco also led Family Adventures/Aventuras Familiares, a highly successful monthly bilingual hike around Marin’s parks and open spaces bringing together a diversity of families. He is enthusiastic about leading the important work of community resilience at MCM.