As CEO, Giselle Alers brings to Global Creative Economy Inc,. a distinguished career in accounting and community activism for youth with special needs, immigrants and underrepresented communities. Her passion for cultural intelligence began while providing taxation and immigration services to Latin American consulates in New Jersey, leading to her work with global dignitaries and heads of state at the United Nations. As the founder of GCE, a platform where emerging and professional artists can lead innovation and talent transfer across all sectors of the economy, fostering inclusive development, Alers leads the organization in global projects. Her driving mission, among other goals, is to combat poverty through the creative industries intersect, including the Global Creative Economy Festival 2020.