Marcela Jara lives in Blacksburg and works with the United Way where she started in June of 2012 as an AmeriCorp VISTA and now works as the Programs Coordinator.
She is a graduate of Virginia Tech with a degree in Public and Urban Affairs and a concentration in Non-Profit Management.
hobbies include kayaking, reading and volunteering for various organizations.
One of her
burning desires is to watch every film ever nominated for "Best Picture" in order since the Academy Awards began in 1929.