Raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Belen holds a Law Degree and a Masters of Laws from Buenos Aires University. In Argentina, she worked as a lawyer in both the Private and Public sectors. Upon her arrival to U.S. she focused on the Non-for-profit sector. Belen is a New York licensed lawyer with a Masters of Laws at Fordham University. She lived for five years in NYC working as a pro bono lawyer for several NGOs. In 2017, Belen moved with her family to Washington D.C.
Belen believes that education is the key for social mobility. As a Marianista high school graduate, Belen joined Centro Argentino in order to promote and facilitate life changing opportunities to young students in Argentina.