For the last fifteen years Mariela Dabbah has devoted her enormous energy to helping young Latino students, women and professionals succeed in their quest of education and successful careers in the United States.
In this mission she has authored several award winning, best-selling books to help Latinos navigate the American system: Latinos in College: Your guide to Success, (Winner of the 2010 International Latino Book Award for Best Reference in English)Help your Children Succeed in School, Help your Children Succeed in High School and Go to College, (both best sellers, Criticas Magazine,) How to Get a Job in the U.S., and co-authored The Latino Advantage in the Workplace.
As a national speaker, Mariela has presented at General Electric, Citigroup, AIG, Exxon/Mobil, HBO, Goldman Sachs, Verizon, JPMorganChase, McDonald’s, Procter and Gamble, the College Board, Harvard, Yale and Columbia, Multicultural Women Conference, National Society of Hispanic MBAs among many other companies, organizations and professional conferences.
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Mariela is a frequent guest expert on Latino education and success on TV and radio shows: “All things considered” (NPR,) “Good Morning America” (ABC,) “Today in New York” (NBC,) “Newsroom” (CNN,) “Despierta América” (Univision,) “En Familia” (CNN,) “Noticiero Nacional Univisión” to name a few. She’s also the education expert on Univision 41 (New York.)
In 2009 Mariela created the first all encompassing platform to help Latino student succeed in college. The website www.latinosincollege.com offers resources, tools and connections for Latino students and their families and it’s the place for benefactors to tell students of their programs and products.
In addition, Mariela is the education and career coach at the AOL Latino Women Empowerment site Tu Voz: www.tuvozentuvida.com sponsored by Ford.