Contact Margie with questions about our peer learning and other programming.
Margie Obeng is a program assistant on GEO’s program team. Margie works with the Program Team to support content creation, peer learning, speaking engagements and community building.
Previously, Margie worked as a Education Specialist at the Latin American Youth Center (LAYC), where she oversaw afterschool programming and served as in-school liaison at two DCPS schools. Prior to LAYC, Margie began her nonprofit career as a community organizer in Alexandria, VA. In this role, she worked on issues ranging from affordable housing, immigration reform to equitable education standards. Through her work with Tenants and Workers United (TWU), Margie collaborated with several community-based organizations to further local and nationwide efforts to create a pathway to citizenship for undocumented youth and families.
Margie is an alumna of The Pennsylvania State University where she earned a degree in Education and Public Policy and a minors in Spanish and Sociology.