Larissa Leal joined the DRCLAS Brazil Office in 2016 as an Intern. Nowadays she is a Program Assistant and Analyst working with academic programs and the Núcleo Ciência Pela Infância. She graduated in Business at Pontifícia Universidade Católica in São Paulo (PUC-SP) and before joining the Brazil Office team, worked at Fundação Estudar, where she was responsible for the logistics of career development programs. In 2016, she lived in Egypt for two months where worked with sustainability development in Cairo while getting to know a new country and culture. Larissa is currently volunteering at an international organization focused on study abroad experiences, increasing her interest in people's development and diversity.