Adiel Suarez-Murias

Communications Director
Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement (PACE)

Adiel is Communications & Marketing Director of PACE and leads the organization’s internal and external communication efforts to further the critical dialogue moving our field forward. She brings with her over ten years of experience working with individuals and nonprofits to find the most resonant ways to express their ideas, engage stakeholders, and exceed their goals. Formerly, she was the Communications & Development Manager at the Alliance for Peacebuilding, a global network of over 100 organizations working toward sustainable peace. Adiel is also the Board Communications Director for URBAN REFUGEES, an international non-profit committed to improving the lives of urban refugees in the Global South, and she serves as a writing mentor for We Are Not Numbers, a non-profit that partners with youth in Gaza, creating a platform for them to share their stories. She holds a M.A. in Communication from Wake Forest University, where her research centered on rhetoric, conflict communication, and narrative theory.