Alumni Club of Rio De Janeiro Leadership


João Souza e Silva, SIPA'2014 e FGV'16, [email protected]

João earned the double masters degree in Public Administration from SIPA and in Public Policies Management, from FGV-EAESP. João has published on management practices of international organizations and today João is the Brazil Business Development Leader at Welever, a corporate sustainability and technology company.


Ana Terra Athayde, JRN’2014, [email protected]

Ana holds a Master of Arts degree from Columbia Journalism School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) in 2009. Ana produces news videos and documentaries for leading Brazilian and international media outlets.


Carolina Morais Araujo, SIPA’2016, [email protected]

Carolina holds a Master of International Affairs from SIPA. She earned a bachelor’s degree in international relations from University of Sao Paulo (USP) and a MBA in project management from Fundação Getulio Vargas. Carolina is currently senior manager at J-PAL (Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab), a global research center whose mission is to reduce poverty by ensuring that policies are informed by scientific evidence.


Talita Nascimento, TC'2018, [email protected]

Talita earned a Master's degree in International Educational Development from Teachers College and a Bachelor's degree in Law from University of São Paulo (USP). She has worked as a lawyer in the private sector for four years and as a public coordinator in the Ministry of Education in Brazil for two years. Talita is currently manager at Sonho Grande Institute, a NGO whose mission is to invest and support partners in improving basic education projects, as well as to influence the implementation of educational policies through research and impact indicators.