Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
MPA

Maria Gomez

Maria Gomez

MPA

Maria Gomez recently graduated from Brown University with a bachelor’s degree in applied mathematics-economics. She spent a summer interning for Farm Fresh Rhode Island, a Rhode Island nonprofit that focuses on reducing food miles and making healthy and locally grown food accessible to low-income communities. Maria comes from a low-income background and identifies as Mexican-American and is drawn to policy areas that affect low-income, immigrant communities — labor, immigration, and international affairs. She is from Los Angeles, California and is a proficient Spanish speaker.