Marisela  Ponce de Leon

Marisela Ponce de Leon

Transport specialist with the Global Road Safety Facility, the World Bank

Marisela is a transport specialist with the Global Road Safety Facility and is the focal point for East Asia Pacific for the Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety. Most recently, she served as the Road Safety Focal Point for the Transport Division of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). She has a Master's Degree in Public Health from the University of Liverpool (United Kingdom) and a Bachelor Degree in International Relations from the Technological and Higher Education Institute of Monterrey (Mexico). Previously she served as Road Safety Injury and Violence Prevention Consultant for the World Health Organization (WHO) in its Western Pacific Regional Office (WPRO) in the Philippines and for the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in its México Country Office. Prior to this, she served at the International Relations Department of the Technical Secretariat of the National Council for Accident Prevention (STCONAPRA) of Mexico.