Maricela Dominguez is the engagement coordinator for the America250 Foundation. Dominguez supports public programs that enhance the teaching and learning of America’s complex and expansive histories. She and her team collaborate across America250, external communities, and partners to make the commemoration the largest and most inclusive commemoration in our nation’s history.

Dominguez formerly interned with the U.S. State Department under Education USA Romania. She supported the Fulbright Educational Advising Center through advocacy for higher education, cultural diplomacy, social media engagements, and professional development opportunities for Romanian high school students. Dominguez also amplified the leadership and effectiveness of federal employees as an intern for Partnership for Public Service where she supported the Excellence in Government Fellows and Prepare to Lead programs.

Dominguez is a proud graduate of Florida International University with a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and a minor in Social Welfare. She is committed to moving communities forward through education, amplifying diverse narratives, and sustainable development.