Valeria joined the FOS team in 2015 on a part-time basis. She supports the Management Coordinator with payroll, expense and revenue recording, account reconciliation, financial reporting, and other accounting and finance related tasks. Originally from Nicaragua, Valeria lives with her husband and son in northern Virginia. Prior to joining FOS, Valeria worked for Conservation International assisting the organization in the areas of accounting and finance; policy training and implementation; donor compliance and reporting; and financial audits. Professionally, she enjoys learning new financial related concepts and also looking at how to document and simplify processes.

Languages: English, Spanish

Interests: Traveling, hosting friends and family, movies, cooking shows, keeping up with her professional education, her daily walks and spending time with her son


  • Virginia CPA license
  • MBA in International Business – George Washington University, Washington, DC
  • BSc in Accounting – George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

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