Ms. Benitez joins Grameen America with close to 20 years of experience with human resources management in the nonprofit field. She has held the position of Vice President, Human Resources for the Wildlife Conservation Society and most recently United Way of New York City. Prior to her work in human resources, Miriam practiced law in government and the for profit and nonprofit sectors. She holds a B.A. from Pace University and a J.D. from Columbia University.