Maribel Martinez

Executive Administrative Assistant, Kauffman Scholars, Inc.

Maribel Martinez works as a bilingual executive administrative assistant for Kauffman Scholars, Inc. She is responsible for supporting the program director on day-to-day administrative tasks and projects, along with general clerical support and document translations.

Prior to joining KSI, Martinez worked as an administrative assistant for LULAC National Educational Services Centers, Inc., and the Greater Kansas City Hispanic Scholarship Fund. There, she was responsible for maintaining records and tracking budget earnings, expenditures and communicating findings to the national office in monthly and quarterly reports. She also managed and coordinated complex non-profit payroll, including determining proper allocation of grant monies for employee salaries, benefits and processing information for all new employees.

Martinez attended Westport High School and Penn Valley Community College.