Staff Profiles

Suarez Montserrat

Development Manager
Phone: (650) 493-8000 ext. 6
Montse joined the EV as Development Manager in 2019, she discovered the EV thanks to a program they did at her daughters’ school and getting wonderful reviews from the girls. Originally from Catalonia (NE Spain), she and her family moved to the Bay Area seven years ago. Montse holds a B. S. in Biology by the Universitat de Girona (Spain), and an M. S. in Marine Sciences by Stony Brook, SUNY. Prior to moving to California, she worked for 8 years as a Capacity Building Assistant for the WWF Mediterranean Program, working in multiple capacity-building projects for conservation organizations from Europe to North Africa. Additionally, she worked as a professor at IES Barcelona, where she taught an introductory course about the Mediterranean environment to undergraduate students. Montse lives in San Jose, and in her free time you will find her hiking with her family and puppy, and exploring the amazing natural areas we have nearby and beyond.