Marisol serves as the director of engagement, helping guide the organization’s communications, fundraising and community engagement efforts.

She earned her degree in Classical Civilizations from Howard University, and began her career as a copy editor at The Indianapolis Star. She serves on the boards of Indy Reads, Leadership Indianapolis and Near East Area Renewal, and is a member of the Stanley K. Lacy Executive Leadership Series Class XLI.

Marisol is a native of Trinidad and Tobago and is yet to meet a dog or cat she doesn’t instantly love. Within her lives a trivia buff, a Whovian, a culinary enthusiast, a reader and listener (audiobooks are wonderful), a slightly obsessive gardener – native plants, fruit, vegetables and houseplants – and an art appreciator. She is committed to serving the city and state that have become her home.