For the last 16 years, Ms. Costas has managed hundreds of volunteers throughout Bolivia as Amizade’s Bolivia Site Director. She has worked on community development projects ranging from direct-services with at-risk youth to overseeing construction projects in schools. She holds a degree in business from the Universidad Mayor de San Simon, has studied entrepreneurship at Boston University, and is fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Jean Carla resides with her children in Cochabamba, Bolivia. When she is not organizing community development projects for Amizade, she can be found enjoying music and dance in the streets of Cochabamba.