Dora María Pelaéz 

Dora María Pelaéz 

Subgrants Manager
Americas, Guatemala, Mexico, Youth, Governance

Dora María Pelaéz is the grants manager for the Proyecto Acción Transformadora in Guatemala. She has more than 15 years of experience in the areas of finance and partner management.

Before joining IREX, Dora was the finance manager for World Vision Guatemala, where she had the opportunity to lead and guarantee the performance of the financial area, managed a portfolio of projects financed by bilateral and multilateral agencies such as IDB, USAID, UNDP, UNHCR, Global Fund, BMZ, among others. She was part of the design and development team of high impact projects in-country and achieved the highest regional qualifications in the financial performance and performance indicators. Dora has worked with organizations as recipients of funds, as well as on the donor side directly, such as the European Union.

She holds a master's degree in finance and a bachelor's degree in business administration from the Rafael Landívar University in Guatemala.