Maria Vargas

Development Associate

Maria is Development Associate at the Tax Foundation, where she supports fund-raising efforts. Prior to joining the Tax Foundation, Maria worked at the Cato Institute as part of the external affairs team, where she managed coalition and congressional relationships.  

Maria graduated from George Washington University with a bachelor’s degree in International Affairs, including interning on Capitol Hill.

Maria was born and raised in Barranquilla, Colombia. In her spare time, she enjoys dancing, watching soccer, and traveling.