Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
MPA
Alecia Ortiz

Alecia Ortiz

Alecia Ortiz

MPA

Alecia Ortiz has spent time working with nonprofits on their organizational practices, and is interested in how individual decision making drives progress. She earned a bachelor’s degree in economics at Brown University. While at Brown, Alecia frequently taught and mentored other students. In addition, she gained valuable business experience as a catering manager and as business manager for a small press. In 2016, Alecia worked in the San Francisco area, pursuing her interest in business development. Originally from Texas, Alecia has traveled extensively in the U.S. and values a nuanced cultural approach to policy problems.