Maretta Silverman

Maretta Silverman

Boston, United States

Director of Development & Communications at the Luminos Fund

Maretta Silverman serves as Director of Development & Communications at the Luminos Fund where she is privileged to lead engagement with our community of supporters, amplify student voices and program stories, oversee the fundraising and communications teams, manage events, and more. She served previously as the Luminos Fund’s Director of Communications since 2019. For the prior decade, Maretta worked in communications, marketing, business development, and event management roles at Massachusetts General Hospital, Veson Nautical, and the American Enterprise Institute. She holds a degree from Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service in International Politics & Foreign Policy and is an active Georgetown alumna. Maretta believes firmly in the life-changing power of education and is passionate about helping out-of-school children catch up and experience the joys of learning.

How can education support students to flourish?

I believe education is the gateway to human flourishing. The best forms of education engage students' heads, hands, and hearts.