Gabriela Moreas De Paiva
2022 , Advertising/Public Relations
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
At Penn State
Paiva is an international student and has an active role in international student organizations. During her term as the Vice President of Social Media and Freshman Outreach Coordinator, the Brazilian Student Association at Penn State became officially affiliated with the Global BRASA organization. She is also involved in TEDxPSU, where she is a Marketing Team Member. She has interned in global companies like Santander Brazil as well as in start-ups like the company KLYP. In her internship with Let's Breakthrough, Inc. she found her true passion lies in working with non-profits.
Both of Paiva's parents are natural from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; she is a Brazilian-Portuguese dual citizen. She has lived in Connecticut, Mexico City, Rio de Janeiro in Brazil and Madrid. She is fluent in Spanish, English and Portuguese, and is accustomed to change and adaptation. Her mission is to incorporate what she has learned in these different opportunities into the avenues and causes about which is passionate.