Chantal Portillo is a Diversity Initiative Associate at the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce. Chantal works closely with the Staff Director to support the Center’s efforts to narrow the information gap on education and workforce demands for underserved students. Such efforts include the development of practical tools for both students and advocates in order to increase awareness and access. During the summer of 2017, she developed and implemented a mentoring program focused on college and career planning for high school students.

Chantal previously worked with various educational programs designed to engage minority and low-income children and youth. She is passionate about promoting inclusion and building equity in higher institutions. Chantal holds a BS in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.