Highlighted former Director: Carmenza Saldías Barreneche

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Highlighted former Director: Carmenza Saldías Barreneche

She was the founder and executive director of  CRECE between 1989 and 1994. She is currently an adviser for the fiscal and planning modernization of Cundinamarca’s government and is linked to the Ibero-American Center for Urban Strategic Development (CIDEU). Also has she been an author of numerous articles on urban and regional studies.

She has been the Mayor in charge, Secretary of Finance, Secretary of Planning and a Counselor for issues of Region and Competitiveness of the Mayor of Bogotá, and Secretary of Planning of Manizales.

She holds a Master’s Degree in Planning and Regional Development Administration from the Universidad de los Andes and an undergraduate degree in economics from the Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano.