Director of Programs and Engagement
Cynthia Macias, director of programming, is in charge of developing and implementing mHUB's educational, community outreach, and membership-related programs. She has extensive experience in supporting entrepreneurial communities by connecting entrepreneurs with the resources they need to launch their ideas and grow their business. In her previous role at StartUp Angels, she developed and implemented programs to educate angel investors to invest in early stage startups across the U.S. and around the world. Cynthia also worked at a boutique consulting firm managing projects across Latin America and West Africa supporting a variety of economic development initiatives. As a Peace Corps volunteer in Mali, she strengthened women-led small businesses. She is also a StartUp Weekend organizer, supporting aspiring entrepreneurs with a platform to launch their business ideas. She holds a Master's and Bachelor's in International Relations from the University of Southern California with a focus on the international political economy.