SIM Social Impact Movement

SIM SDG Ambassador

Meet the SIM SDGs
Ambassadors

Now is the perfect time to connect your SOCIAL IMPACT with the Sustainable Development Goals in Miami.

SOCIAL IMPACT MOVEMENT SDG

AMBASSADORS

The SDGs Ambassador Series is a movement of change-makers, social entrepreneurs, and global thinkers and doers committed to educating and demanding a call to action to unite the Sustainable Development Goals in Miami.

OUR GOAL

Is to leverage private and public connections to have more people actively contributing to the growth of the SDGs.

The Ambassadors are passionate, community leaders specializing in one of the Global Goals.

They are equipped with curated knowledge and advocacy skills to inform and influence stakeholders, policy-makers, and decision-making leaders.

The Ambassadors facilitate salon-style conversations, provide educational workshops, organize community events, and support the design of projects related to the SDGs.

Their work is volunteer-based and relies on Social Impact Movement’s expertise and resources to carry out activities and projects.

Meet Our SIM SDG

AMBASSADORS

SIM AMBASSADOR

Madeline Ley

SIM SDG 5 Ambassador

GENDER EQUALITY

Madeline Ley is a Freshman at George Washington University majoring in Political Science and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.

Madeline Ley

In 2017, Madeline started an initiative called Shrink the Gap to empower high school girls to fight the pervasive gender wage gap in Miami-Dade County through salary negotiation and interview workshops, and public advocacy. She is also the Freshman Representative of GW Leading Women of Tomorrow, a student organization that works to bridge the gender gap in public representation. Additionally, Madeline serves as a board member and secretary of the North Bay Village Sustainability and Resiliency Task Force.

Madeline

SIM AMBASSADOR

Daniel Kleinman

SIM SDG 14 Ambassador

LIFE BELOW WATER

Daniel Kleinman is Seaworthy Collective‘s Founder and CEO, and a marine roboticist. Daniel received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Florida, focusing on ocean technology while following a passion for exploring and understanding the oceans.

Daniel Kleinman

As an undergraduate, Daniel interned with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and became a University Innovation Fellow. After graduating in 2015, Daniel spent two years as a Pilot and Test Engineer for Bluefin Robotics' unmanned underwater vehicles in Boston. Daniel spent the following three years in San Diego as a Navy Contractor contributing to mechanical engineering research and development for maritime systems. Daniel is currently in graduate school at University of Miami RSMAS, and will be graduating with his Masters in Exploration Science in 2021. Daniel launched Seaworthy Collective in the fall of 2020, channeling his passion, network, and industry knowledge to empower a community of current and aspiring ocean innovators and entrepreneurs.

Daniel

SIM AMBASSADOR

Scarlett Arana

SIM SDG 14 Ambassador

LIFE BELOW WATER

Scarlett is a social innovator and entrepreneur with specialized experience in Geospatial Technology such as GIS, LIDAR, Remote Sensing, and Drone surveying.

Scarlett Arana

Scarlett has worked as a research contractor for NOAA and is also a Divemaster passionate about solutions restoration and preservation of Life Below Water – SDG 14. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from FIU and a Master Degree in Geographical Information Sciences from University of Florida.

Scarlett

SIM AMBASSADOR

Liuba Abreu

SIM SDG 16 Ambassador

PEACE, JUSTICE AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS

Liuba Abreu is a Venezuelan lawyer focused on the defense and promotion of human rights, especially the rights of migrant and refugee people. 

Liuba Abreu

She has worked and been a volunteer and spokesperson in various Non-Governmental Organizations dedicated to the protection of human rights, humanitarian assistance and access to justice, such as Amnesty International, HIAS, and UNCHR. She is the Founder and Director of Across Humanity, an online initiative dedicated to the promotion of the human rights of migrants and refugees in the world.

Liuba