Convening Coordinator | Toronto, Canada | Eastern Time | Full-time

Lina oversees logistics and event coordination for in-person and online gatherings at the Global Alliance for the Future of Food, ensuring flawless execution and fostering positive participant experiences and connections. With over 12 years of expertise in event and project management, she thrives in creating environments where participants can delve into creative and impactful agendas. Lina’s strategic prowess and organizational finesse were highlighted during her multiple years working at AWID, where she orchestrated the AWID Forum—a major event drawing thousands from 120+ countries.

Lina brings a wealth of experience collaborating with international civil society and non-governmental organizations, expertly planning and managing events that foster meaningful connections. She has managed logistics for numerous international gatherings, both in-person and virtual, using her knack for project management systems to ensure smooth operations. Lina is passionate about the finer details that create lasting impacts for everyone involved.

Lina holds a magna cum laude MBA from Universidad Icesi and an honours degree in International Project Management from Humber College. She lives in Toronto, Canada, and works on film production in her free time. She also enjoys exploring the city’s vibrant cultural scene.

Email: lina[at]