Evelyn Barahona

Massachusetts United for Puerto Rico Fund Consultant Boston

With over 20 years of professional experience in business, nonprofit management, and philanthropy, Evelyn is a mission centered leader whose work is deeply rooted in collaboration, relationship building, and working toward solutions that are interwoven in economic opportunity and values-driven. Prior to TBF, she worked as Vice President at Greater More…

Boston Chamber of Commerce, promoting cultural competency in the healthcare industry at Quality Interactions, and Get Konnected.

Currently, her work includes the Massachusetts United for Puerto Rico Fund at TBF, and work in collaboration with leaders across the state to ensure we are funding key initiatives that impact Puerto Ricans who evacuated to MA in the areas of relief and relocation after Hurricane Maria. Momentarily, projects also include partnering with local organizations on the island to promote climate resiliency, community sustainability, and citizen-led initiatives for communities deeply impacted.

She also provides one on one consultation with individuals and communities looking to use their personal narratives as an empowerment tool to advance their personal and professional journey especially professionals who are the first in their families to graduate from college, grad school or work in the corporate sectors. Workshops include strategies to get promoted, how to negotiate authentically, and finding your professional competitive advantage. Less…

Industries
  • Business Services
  • Consulting Services
  • Government
  • Healthcare and Medicine
Practice Areas
  • Business Development
  • Community Development
  • Sales Strategy
  • Consultative/Strategic Selling
  • Mentoring
  • Leadership Development
  • Process & Improvement
Education:

BS

Northeastern University, 1999

Interests:
  • Meeting other women like me
  • Networking for business
  • Creating an advancement circle
  • Speaking opportunities
  • Joining a For-Profit or Public Board