Candelaria de Elizalde is the general coordinator of Fundación Libertad y Progreso. Her main responsibilities are strategic planning, youth group coordination, events planning, and stakeholder follow-up. In 2009 she joined Foro Republicano as general coordinator, which then merged with two other think tanks to become Fundación Libertad y Progreso. Prior to that appointment, during 2008, she was in charge of the high school educational programs of Junior Achievement Argentina. Candelaria holds a BA in Social Communication from the Universidad de Buenos Aires. She attended several seminars on free markets and open society and since 2010 has coordinated Foro Republicano/Fundación Libertad y Progreso’s Reading Club.