“I’ve always wanted to do something, no matter how big or small, to help children around the world to stay safe, healthy and happy. I feel incredibly fortunate that I get to work with the Safe Kids team and learn about the amazing things done by our member organizations.”
Margarita came to the United States from Russia at the age of 10 and received her B.A. degree in psychology from the College of William and Mary. Having grown up in an environment that wasn’t always safe for children, Margarita is thrilled to be working with the international team to make a difference for children’s safety around the world. She is responsible for regular communication with network members, coordinating international projects and providing support to the international team.