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I am passionate about:
Human Rights & Social Inclusion
A little known fact about me is:
I once applied to be a contestant on The Amazing Race.
Program Officer, Program Development
Heartland Alliance International
Mario Amaya is the Program Officer for Program Development at HAI, a Chicago-based international human rights organization. Mario has spent a significant amount of time studying and working abroad. Since 2012, Mario has lived in Perugia, Italy; Amman, Jordan; Nairobi, Kenya; and Cyangugu, Rwanda. His previous experience working in the field of international development includes interning with SOS Children’s Villages in the Buru Buru neighborhood of Nairobi, as well as two years serving with the U.S. Peace Corps as a secondary school educator in southwestern Rwanda.