Invitation to the Press Conference

Official Announcement of Merger

Agenda -  April 15, 2022 at Q Station

10:30 a.m. Registration

11:00 a.m. Press conference

  • Lisa Abeyta, City of Albuquerque Economic Development Deputy Director
  • Rich Engstrom, President, Global Ties ABQ
  • Yuriria Morales, Executive Director, Global Ties ABQ
  • Sarah Wilkinson, Grants and Contracts Administrator, Global Ties ABQ and Global One to One Founder

11:20 a.m. Special Guest

"The Importance of Intercultural Education in Particular, for Albuquerque and NM Youth"

11:25 a.m. Q&A 


Global Ties ABQ Expands Education Programs Through Merger with Global ONE to ONE

ALBUQUERQUE – Global Ties ABQ and Global One to One jointly announced a merger agreement making the 15-year international education and exchange organization serving hundreds of students and young leaders every year, a permanent program of Global Ties ABQ. Together, they expect to bring over 500 hundred emerging and world leaders to Albuquerque annually.Sarah & Yuriria
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