María is the executive assistant for SPUR's San Jose office. Prior to moving to the Bay Area in 2013, María attended Cornell University, where she received a Bachelor of Science in urban and regional studies. She conducted an independent study on bus rapid transit, where she examined the systems currently in existence in Curitiba, Brazil, and Bogotá, Colombia, in order to assess the feasibility of developing such a system in her native Puerto Rico’s San Juan metropolitan area. In addition to completing her planning degree, she also pursued an Italian studies minor and studied abroad in Rome, Italy.
María Gabriela Huertas Díaz
Executive Assistant, San Jose
San Jose advisory board inquiries and support for the San Jose director