Marietta Ulacia joined the Afro Latin Jazz Alliance in May of 2014. Ms. Ulacia is a Cuban-born arts administrator and artist with over 20 years of experience in the non-profit cultural field.

She spent fifteen years in the Washington DC area where she was the Executive Director of the Latin American Folk Institute.

Ms. Ulacia is a graduate of the prestigious Amadeo Roldán Conservatory in Havana, Cuba, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Communications and Visual Media and a Master’s Degree in Arts Management from American University in Washington, DC.

Her work as an independent artist and producer includes serving as advisor to the annual FLIC Festival in Brooklyn, a platform for New York choreographers and performance artists.