Luz Hurtado graduated from Universidad Tecnica de Oruro as a Civil Engineer. After a few years of work she obtained a Masters Degree in Geo Information Science & Earth Observation at Faculty of Geo Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC)-University of Twente in Cochabamba, with a scholarship under the Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP).

Luz has work experience in different areas of Ministry of the Environment and Water in Bolivia and in the private sector. Over the span of her career she found how important access to basic needs can be for a developing country, and enjoys knowing that her work with Engineers In Action helps achieve that.

Contact Luz here.