Calling | Believed in human interactions/intentions and creativity/collaboration as the perfect bridge that would make our planet a better place.

Extracurriculars | Mafe is an outdoor lover. You either see her hiking, running around or trying a new sport. She loves spending time in community building initiatives. She is a co-host in Creative Mornings San Francisco Chapter and a UX Design Mentor in TryDesignLab. More recently, she joined Womens for Design talks San Francisco. Mafe holds a MFA in Design for Social Innovation from School of Visual Arts in NYC. She has participated in several conferences and hackathons that uses design practices as a path to resolve social issues.

Path | Mafe is from Bogot√°, Colombia. She moved to New York City for her MFA. Now she is settling in San Francisco, California. She has lived in Buenos Aires, Argentina and explored South America.

AKA | Well Mafe is short for Maria Fernanda.