Marcela Porta


UFM Alumni Relations

Guatemalan economist Marcela Porta earned her master’s and doctoral degrees in France. She worked several years coordinating research at Telecom & Management SudParis. Before joining UFM, she was dean of the business school and assistant director of research at Universidad Galileo in Guatemala City.

In addition to directing Alumni Relations, Marcela occasionally teaches economics at UFM. She is also a consultant and is working towards certification as a Conscious Business coach.

The Alumni Relations office at UFM oversees the development and implementation of systems to track, analyze, and report annual alumni engagement outcomes. Marcela works with all the university’s departments to create lifelong relationships for UFM alumni  through networking, business development, personal growth opportunities, and other activities.