Welcome Elaine Morales Díaz!

Elaine Morales, born and raised in Puerto Rico, obtained a Bachelor of Environmental Design, a Master of Architecture and an Urban Studies Certificate from the University of Puerto Rico (UPR); and a second Master on International Cooperation from the International University of Catalunya (UIC) in Barcelona, Spain. She has particular interest in community development in post-conflict and post-disaster contexts and how communities organize and design their own environments. She participated in the Post-Flood Sports Workshop with Architecture for Humanity in Brazil and worked as a research and needs assessment intern for the Risk Reduction and Rehabilitation branch of UN-HABITAT in Kenya. All of these experiences bring Elaine to bcWORKSHOP to contribute to Rapido and sustainABLEhouse efforts in the Rio Grande Valley.