Mario has been involved in social transformation work for the last 22 years, coordinating and facilitating formation and training to organizations serving the poor in the Dominican Republic. Mario helps Both Ends Believing’s government partner, CONANI, to improve their capacity to care for children living in institutions. With the implementation of CFS and management from Mario, they have been equipped to improve the level of collaboration among all the key players to expedite the process of getting children placed with loving families.
Mario has a BA degree in Business Administration and Systems from the Universidad Central del Este – UCE in the DR and a master’s degree in Education and theology from Calving College and Seminary, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Currently he is a doctoral student at Bakke Graduate University at Seattle, Washington.