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Luisa Ortiz Perez
Executive Director, Vita-Activa.org
English, Spanish, French, Portuguese
Luisa Ortiz Pérez is a gender-equality champion, social design thinker and a non-violence political action specialist. As the Executive Director and Co-founder of Vita-Activa.org, she conceptualized and launched a helpline to help women facing online violence and harassment based on gender. She has been a producer and an executive manager for NPR, WNYC, Yahoo! Hispanic Americas, Televisa Interactive Media and the BBC. She holds a PhD in Ideology and Discourse Analysis from the University of Essex and qualifications in Psychological First Aid from Johns Hopkins University.