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 Bogotá, 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.