the engine room
Matchbox's Communications Manager
Paola is a feminist Chilean journalist and activist who promotes transparency and accountability through engagement with technology and data. Most recently, she worked at the Poderomedia Foundation, leading the organization’s training program for Latin American journalists, designers and developers. She has a background in online community organizing and she is also the community coordinator of Influence Mappers, an international group of activists who support researchers and other activists to map the power networks of the political and economic elite. She has a Diploma in Quantitative Data Analysis from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
Paola supports the engine room’s Matchbox projects with communications and community building.