Iliana E. Estévez, TechHire COMMUNITY Engagement Manager

As a TechHire Community Engagement Manager, Iliana Estévez works with communities across the country to expand access to high-paying tech jobs and transform hiring practices.

Iliana has dedicated her career to supporting the professional and academic advancement of underserved communities. Prior to joining Opportunity@Work, she served as Director of Federal Programs at the Hispanic Scholarship Fund where she led development, implementation, and evaluation of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology (MUST) Project, the NASA One Stop Shopping Initiative (OSSI), and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Leadership Project.

In 2007, Iliana was selected as an Amnesty International’s Ralph J. Bunche Fellow where she successfully led an advocacy campaign to improve the working conditions of migrant farm workers. As a Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) Public Policy Fellow, she worked on civic engagement and human rights issues at the World Bank, and the Washington Office on Latin America.