Marina joined Columbia World Projects in March 2019. She has dedicated most of her career to the field of grants management and has experience in pre- and post-award grants administration. Prior to Columbia World Projects, Marina served as the Director of Sponsored Programs at Yeshiva University. Before that, she was the Associate Director of Awards Pre-Proposal Support and the Assistant Director of Grants and Contracts at the Research Foundation of the City University of New York (CUNY). She holds a master’s degree in business management and leadership from the CUNY School of Professional Studies.