Experta en discapacidad e inclusión

Maribel has a PhD. and Extraordinary Award from the University of Salamanca, being an expert in persons in a situation of disability and independent living.

She has been director of the Social Affairs Service at University of Salamanca and has represented Spain in the European Academic Network of Experts on Disability (ANED)

Nowadays, she teaches in different Master Degrees such as the Master in Accessibility for Smart City, the Global City at the Universidad de Jaén. Maribel performs consultancy and training for the ONCE Social Group, such as the training of the persons with disabilities' professional development skills or the advice to the EUROsociAL+ project on Inclusive Education in the Educational System of Uruguay; highlighting the coordination of the Design for all training in Spanish universities project, developed by the Royal Board on Disability, the Universal Accessibility and Innovation department at Fundación ONCE and Crue Spanish Universities.