Policy Manager
Colombia

Ana María works as a Policy Manager at IPA Colombia. Before joining IPA, she was a Senior Behavioral Fellow at the Inter-American Development Bank's Research Department, where she led the design, implementation, and evaluation of multiple field interventions based on Behavioral Economics to address various public policy challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean. Ana María also led the creation and dissemination of the first free online "Behavioral Economics Course for Better Public Policies" in Spanish and Portuguese, with more than 5,500 trained public servants since its launch in 2020. Prior to that, she was the research coordinator of the Mitigations, Actions, Plans, and Scenarios Program.